Rubble of prefecture in Fukui, Japan

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Theodore Akimoto Family Collection

Caption on reverse: "FEC-48-5485. 29 June 48 / Quake leaves Fukui prefecture in ruins: / A signal corps cameraman records the / devastating effects of the quake which / struck on June 28th, 1948, and left / the prefecture of Fukui in ruins. / The quake which left thousands upon / thousands homeless struck without warning. / Photographer - Bearss - Sarabia / Photograph by U.S. Army Signal Corps."

June 29, 1948


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Courtesy of the Theodore Akimoto Family Collection

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