A Japanese mother and child with the burns on their bodies due to atomic bomb attack in Hiroshima carried out in World War II.
Hiroshima Japan Date:1946, March 23 Duration:1 min 43 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Medical treatment for victims of atomic bomb attacks in Hiroshima during World War II. A Japanese mother Hideko and her child Tako Irie strapped at her back, the same position when they faced the attack. The mother's face and entire body is burned while only the child's legs, which are protruding, are burned. The mother's body protected the rest of the child, including it's face and body. Mother undressed with child on her back. Straps being removed from her breasts to and the unburned areas where the straps were at the time of the blast. Mother turns body to show child's structure and burns on legs. Face of child without any burns, contrasts with bad burn scars on mother's face.
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