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Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Blast Survivor To be Honored In Santa Barbara For Anti-Nuclear Efforts

Posted on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 7:10am

The destruction in Hiroshima, Japan after the August, 1945 atomic bomb blast destroyed the city

It was 70 years ago that atomic weapons were used for the first, and only time in war, when the U.S. dropped them on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan in an effort to end World War II.

This weekend, one of the survivors of the Hiroshima blast is being honored by a Santa Barbara based anti-nuclear peace group.

KCLU’S Lance Orozco talks with the survivor.  We caution you that parts of this story are graphic.

Click on link to listen to/download story:  Setsuko Thurlow

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