1,000m from the hypocenter/Yokobori-cho (now, Nishi-tokaichi-machi, Naka-ku)
August 7, 1945
  Charred bodies of mother and child lying in the ruins of the fire
Goichi Nakata
(41 at the time of the bombing, 70 when he drew this picture)
Explanation in picture
When the bomb blast knocked the mother down, the child in her arms was thrown two meters ahead and died. Attacked by flames, lower body of the child was charred half black. How powerful a mother's love! How piteous this pair! To the end, the mother had tried to reach her beloved child to embrace it.
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