The Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki killed about 250,000 people and became the most dreadful slaughter of civilians in modern history. However, for many years there was a curious gap in the photographic records. Although the names of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were incised into our memories, there were few pictures to accompany them. Even today, the image in our minds is a mixture of devastated landscapes and shattered buildings. Shocking images of the ruins, but where were the victims? More Pictures at Fogonazos.
*Warning* : Highly graphic pictures, not suitable for sensitive audience.