During World War II

Japan (135)
During World War II (133)

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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]."
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)
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)
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)
Destruction of Kanda Ward (ddr-densho-381-91)
img Destruction of Kanda Ward (ddr-densho-381-91)
Caption: Top-Devastating fires in the vicinity of Kanda Ward, Mitoshiro cho.Feb. 25,1945 (Kanda ku Mitoshiro Cho fukin no moka. Showa niju nen nigatsu nijugo nichi) Bottom-Aftermath of the above under surveillance by the members of the Security Unit. (Dojo yakeato shori no keibo taiin)
Men stand around the smoking remnants of a house (ddr-densho-381-65)
img Men stand around the smoking remnants of a house (ddr-densho-381-65)
Caption: 10. The pathetic scene where 6 in a household perished by fire. Apr. 18, 1942 (Aware ikka rokumei shoshi genjo. Showa jushichi nen shigatsu ju hachi nichi)
Burned out area in Asakusa Ward (ddr-densho-381-92)
img Burned out area in Asakusa Ward (ddr-densho-381-92)
Caption: 39. Burned out area in the vicinity of Asakusa Ward, Kaminarimon, 2 chome Feb.25,1945 (Asakusa ku kaminarimon ni chome fukin yakeato. Showa niju nen nigatsu nijugo nichi)
Crater from a direct hit on a bomb shelter (ddr-densho-381-86)
img Crater from a direct hit on a bomb shelter (ddr-densho-381-86)
Caption: 32. Direct hit was registered on a bombshelter in back of the Imperial Hotel resulting in five deaths. Jan.27,1945 (Teikoku Hoteru ura taihego ni chokugekidan wo komugi sokusha gomei wo dasu. Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijushichi nichi)
Aftermath of bombing in a Ginza intersection (ddr-densho-381-82)
img Aftermath of bombing in a Ginza intersection (ddr-densho-381-82)
Caption: 28. Aftermath of enemy bombing at the Ginza 4 chome intersection. Jan. 28.1945 (Ginza yon chome kosaten no teki bobaku no ato. Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijuhachi nichi)
Burned bodies of mothers and children (ddr-densho-381-111)
img Burned bodies of mothers and children (ddr-densho-381-111)
Caption: 64. "Thus thewar has claimed thelives of the young mother and child" (Kakushite senso wa toshiwakai haha to kodomo no seimei wo ubbata no da)
Police officers work to save victims buried in the Ginza subway (ddr-densho-381-75)
img Police officers work to save victims buried in the Ginza subway (ddr-densho-381-75)
Caption: 20. Police of the MPB engaged in the task of retrieving seven persons buried at the entrance of Ginza Subway. (Bomb crater in the center of the picture) Jan. 27, 1945 (Ginza chikatetsu origushi ni maibotsu seru shichi mei wo kyujo sagyo chu no keishicho keibi taiin. Hidari kabu wa bakudan ni your ana. Showa ...
Snowy scene as security leaves for Kanda (ddr-densho-381-97)
doc Snowy scene as security leaves for Kanda (ddr-densho-381-97)
Caption: 44. In spite of the heavy snowstorm the MPB security unit bravely leave for Kanda. Feb.25,1945 (Kanda homen e mofubuki tsuete kanzen shutsudo suru Keishicho Keibitai. Showa niju nen nigatsu nijugo nichi)
Burned area in Shitaya Ward (ddr-densho-381-94)
img Burned area in Shitaya Ward (ddr-densho-381-94)
Caption: Burned out area in the vicinity of Shitaya Ward, Nakaokuchi cho, (Near Ueno Station.Feb.25,1945 (Shitaya ku Nakaokuchi cho, homen no yakeato. Showa niju nen nigatsu nijugo nichi)
Tokyo air raid (ddr-densho-381-56)
img Tokyo air raid (ddr-densho-381-56)
Caption: 1. Tokyo Air Raid. Edited by the Metropolitan Police Board. Koyo Ishikawa photo, caption, pictures. (Teito Kushu Shi.Keishicho Henshi.Ishikawa Koyo-satsuei narabi bun to e)
Metropolitan Police Board building (ddr-densho-381-61)
img Metropolitan Police Board building (ddr-densho-381-61)
Caption: 6. The MPB that maintains public safety during an air raid in the Imperial capitol. (Kushu ka teito chian ni ninzuru keishicho)
Destroyed buildings in Kamata Ward (ddr-densho-381-105)
img Destroyed buildings in Kamata Ward (ddr-densho-381-105)
Caption: 52. Direct hits of bombs in the vicinity of Kamata Ward, Michizuka cho,103 banchi,0310 hrs. Apr. 1945 (Kamata ku Michizuka cho. Hyaku san banchi.Saki bakudan shuchi genjo.Showa ni ju nen shitgatsu yokka.Gozen sanji jippun)
Survivors walk past the burned bodies of bombing victims (ddr-densho-381-101)
img Survivors walk past the burned bodies of bombing victims (ddr-densho-381-101)
Caption: 48. Pitifully--- burnt corpses litter the street. Mar.10,1945 (Hisan.. Gairo no mugo tarashiku taoreru shoshitai. Showa niju nen sangatsu toka)
Political cartoon and a propaganda letter from Tatsushi Nakayama, prisoner of war (ddr-densho-381-117)
img Political cartoon and a propaganda letter from Tatsushi Nakayama, prisoner of war (ddr-densho-381-117)
Caption: Contrary to Japanese propaganda I was really surprised at the unexpected kind treatment I received. Especially a thorough going treatment for the wounded gave me the impression that his could be done only in your country that is proud of a highly advanced materialistic civilization. The kindness by the crew expecially the surgeon and medics ...
Destroyed buildings in Hongo Ward (ddr-densho-381-99)
img Destroyed buildings in Hongo Ward (ddr-densho-381-99)
Caption: 46. Scene of the area struck by a bomb in Hongo Ward, Kumagome, Sakashita cho,22 banchi.Mar.3,1945 (Hongo Kumagome Sakashita cho nijuni banchi.Saki hibaku genjo.Showa niju nen sangatsu mikka)
Stack of newspapers about Tokyo bombings and responses to the bombings (ddr-densho-381-116)
img Stack of newspapers about Tokyo bombings and responses to the bombings (ddr-densho-381-116)
Caption: Air raids as depicted by the Yomiuri Hochi,Mainichi Shimbun Asahi Shimbuns,and others. Following are examples of captions carried by these newspapers. 1. 130 B-29's recklessly bomb Tokyo early yesterday morning 2. Enemy planes attack Tokyo at low altitude 3. Aiding of sufferers discussed in extraordinary cabinet meeting 4. Premier urges sufferers to arise and strike ...
Remnants of Nezu Shrine (ddr-densho-381-87)
img Remnants of Nezu Shrine (ddr-densho-381-87)
Caption: Remnants of the well known Nezu Shrine Jan.28,1945 (Shoshitsu seru meisatsu Nezu Gongen. Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijuhachi nichi)
Burned bodies of Seiji and Kenji Nakayama (ddr-densho-381-108)
img Burned bodies of Seiji and Kenji Nakayama (ddr-densho-381-108)
Caption: 55. Top. NAKAYAMA, Seiji-4 years old Bottom/NAKAYAMA,Kenji -29 years old
Flight of mother and child during bombing (ddr-densho-381-83)
img Flight of mother and child during bombing (ddr-densho-381-83)
Caption: 29. Flight of mother and child during enemy bombing 1500 hrs. Jan. 27, 1945 (Teki mobaku no uchi ni nege mado oyako zure. Showa niju nen ichigatsu nijushichi nichi. Gogosanji
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