During World War II

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Propaganda letter about Greater East Asia Suicide Troops (ddr-densho-381-118)
img Propaganda letter about Greater East Asia Suicide Troops (ddr-densho-381-118)
Caption: Up to the present, the military leaders of Japan have reverantly remarked that the Greater East Asia Suicide (Shock) Troops were composed of hand picked men and their objective was to replinish the damages inflicted on Japan and eventually expel the Allied Forces from the Pacific. You have been coaxed along with the impression that …
San Sui Ro in flames (ddr-densho-381-85)
img San Sui Ro in flames (ddr-densho-381-85)
Caption: 31. San Rui Ro in the midst of inflammation. 1600 hours. January 27, 1945 (Ensho chu no SanSui Ro. Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijushichi nichi, Gogo yoji)
Destroyed buildings in Kojimachi ward (ddr-densho-381-73)
img Destroyed buildings in Kojimachi ward (ddr-densho-381-73)
Caption: 18. Actual devastation scene in the vicinity of Kojimachi Ward, Yurakucho,1chome 14 banchi Jan. 27, 1945
Razing flames in Ginza (ddr-densho-381-81)
img Razing flames in Ginza (ddr-densho-381-81)
Caption: 27. Razing flames in the vicinity of Ginza 4 chome 1530 hrs. Jan. 27, 1945 (Ginza yon chome fukin no moka. Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijushichi nichi)
Buildings in Asakusa Ward (ddr-densho-381-93)
img Buildings in Asakusa Ward (ddr-densho-381-93)
Caption: 40. Scene at Asakusa Ward, Kaminari mon, Nakamichi dori Feb.25, 1945 (Asakusa ku kaminari mon Nakamichi dori.Showa nijunen nigatsu nijugo nichi)
Burned bodies of Misao Shimokawa and Akie Nakamura (ddr-densho-381-109)
img Burned bodies of Misao Shimokawa and Akie Nakamura (ddr-densho-381-109)
Caption: Top-SHIMOKAWA,Misao -8 years old Bottom-NAKAMURA,Akie-2 years.
Sunamoto and Sato buildings after a direct hit (ddr-densho-381-72)
img Sunamoto and Sato buildings after a direct hit (ddr-densho-381-72)
Caption: 17. Actual devastation scene in the vicinity of Yurakucho 1 chome, 14 banchi (Direct Hit) Sunamoto and Sato Buildings.Jan. 27, 1945 (Koji-machi ku Yurakucho, 1 chome 14 banchi, Saizai genjo.Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijushichi nichi)
List of captions for photographs (ddr-densho-381-119)
doc List of captions for photographs (ddr-densho-381-119)
A list of captions for photographs of the Tokyo bombings.
Instance after bombs were dropped in Ginza and Kyobashi (ddr-densho-381-71)
img Instance after bombs were dropped in Ginza and Kyobashi (ddr-densho-381-71)
Caption: 16. 1445 hours, January 27, 1945. An instant after bombs were dropped by enemy B-29's in the vicinity of Ginza and Kyobashi. (Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijushichi nichi juyoji yonjugo fun.Ginza,Kyobashi homen teki B-29 ki unjo yori bakudan toka setsuma no jokyo)
Burned area near the Mitsukoshi main office (ddr-densho-381-67)
img Burned area near the Mitsukoshi main office (ddr-densho-381-67)
Caption: 12. In front of the Mitsukoshi Main Office. Muromachi 1 Chome-4. The burned out area drenched by the cold rains in the vicinity of the Mitsukoshi Dept. Store. Nov. 30, 1944. (Mitsukoshi Honten mae Muromachi 1 chome 4 banchi. Saki no reiu ni keburu yakeato. Showa juku nen juichi gatsu sanju nichi)
Men carry the body of a victim (ddr-densho-381-76)
img Men carry the body of a victim (ddr-densho-381-76)
Caption: 21. Carrying away a corpse in front of the Sunamoto Building (Sunamoto and Sato Buildings) Jan. 27, 1945 (Sunamoto biru mae no shitai hanso. (Sunamoto biru.Sato biru) Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijushichi nichi)
Stack of newspapers about Tokyo bombings (ddr-densho-381-114)
img Stack of newspapers about Tokyo bombings (ddr-densho-381-114)
Caption: Captions as carried by the Asahi, Yomiuri, and Mainichi Shimbun 1. B-29's attack in coordination with enemy task force 2. 130 B-29's recklessy bomb Tokyo 3. Imperial Household Department in Omiya Palace bombed 4. 600 carrier planes raid Kanto district 5. Civilian anti-air raid activity bravely staged in snow 6. Airfields, minition factories objective of …
Four men stand next to a destroyed bomb shelter (ddr-densho-381-106)
img Four men stand next to a destroyed bomb shelter (ddr-densho-381-106)
Caption: 53. Direct hit on a bomb shelter resulting in 40 instaneous deaths at Tachikawa city,Fujimicho 5 chome Mar. 4,1945 0330 hrs. (Tachikawa shi, Fujimi cho go chome.Saki yokoana shiki bokugo chokugeki.yonju sumei sokushi genjo. Showa niju nen shigatsu yokka.gozen sanji sanjippun)
Nazi Fifth Column in Japan (ddr-densho-381-53)
doc Nazi Fifth Column in Japan (ddr-densho-381-53)
A collection of articles, all written by Dr. Charles N. Spinks, about "Hitler's agents running Tokio [sic]."
Destruction of Cabinets' Printing Bureau (ddr-densho-381-90)
img Destruction of Cabinets' Printing Bureau (ddr-densho-381-90)
Caption: 37. Top-Flames devouring the Cabinets' Printing Bureau. Feb. 25, 1945 (Moka ni tsumareru naikaku insatsu kyoku. Showa niju nen nigatsu nijugo nichi). Bottom - The aftermath of the above. 27 structures completely destroyed. (Dojo yakeato. Nijushichi mune zensho)
Police officers stare into a bomb crater (ddr-densho-381-64)
img Police officers stare into a bomb crater (ddr-densho-381-64)
Caption: 9. April 18, 1942 Oku Police Dept. Area. Bomb crater. Diameter 10 meters, depth 3 meters. (Showa jushichi nen shigatsu juhachi nichi. Oku Keisatsu sho kannai. bakudan no rotoko. Chokkei ju meteru, fukasa san metoru)
Aerial map of bombings in the Maurnouchi area (ddr-densho-381-57)
img Aerial map of bombings in the Maurnouchi area (ddr-densho-381-57)
Caption: 2. Bombs that were dropped in the Maurnouchi area on Jan. 27, 1945 (Marunouchi shokana nai bakudan toka chiten. Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijushichi nichi)
Onlookers watch smoke pour from the Yasuda Savings Bank (ddr-densho-381-79)
img Onlookers watch smoke pour from the Yasuda Savings Bank (ddr-densho-381-79)
Caption: 25. The inflammation of the Yasuda Savings Bank by Sukiyabashi. Jan. 27, 1945 (Ensho chu no Sukiyabashi Yasuda Cochichu Ginko. Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijushichi nichi)
Asakusa Ward after the smoke cleared (ddr-densho-381-88)
img Asakusa Ward after the smoke cleared (ddr-densho-381-88)
Caption: 35. After the smoke had cleared in the vicinity of Asakusa Ward, Kaminarimon 2 chome Feb.25,1945 (Asakusa ku Kaminarimon ni chome, fukin no yakeato. Showa niju nen nigatsu nijugo nichi)
Tokyo ten seconds after the explosion (ddr-densho-381-63)
img Tokyo ten seconds after the explosion (ddr-densho-381-63)
Caption: 8. 10 seconds after the explosion of the bomb. (Todan jubyo go)
Stack of newspapers about enemy plane attacks (ddr-densho-381-115)
img Stack of newspapers about enemy plane attacks (ddr-densho-381-115)
Caption: Captions carried by the ainichi, Asahi,Tokyo and Yomiuri shimbuns 1. Tokyo invaded and bombed by 4 columns of B-29's 2. Enemy planes attack by taking advantage of inclement weather 3. Enemy planes attemptto disrupt radar installations 4. Beware of night attacks by enemy planes 5. Scattered fires in the city
Bombed area (ddr-densho-381-66)
img Bombed area (ddr-densho-381-66)
Caption: 11. The bombed area that was scorched after the initial air raid. Apr. 18, 1942. (Hatsu kushu ni shodo kasu risaichi. Oku Keisatsujo Kannai. Showa jushichi nen shigatsu juhachi nichi)
Reproductions of two propaganda letters (ddr-densho-381-112)
img Reproductions of two propaganda letters (ddr-densho-381-112)
Caption: Right- The reproduced letter on the back of this sheet was written by a Japanese Navy Ensign on an American battleship in thanks for the warm treatment awarded him and his subordinates. Left-Sickness infallibly accompanies war. Bombs destroy the water supply & wire communications leading to a shortage of food and therefore you will grow …
Onlookers stand outside the shell of a burned out building (ddr-densho-381-69)
img Onlookers stand outside the shell of a burned out building (ddr-densho-381-69)
Caption: 14. In the vicinity of Nihonbashi Ward, Muromachi, 3 chome, Nov. 30, 1944 (Nippon bashi ku Muromachi sanchome fukin. Showa juku nen juichi gatsu sanju nichi)
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