Barefoot Gen (Hiroshima Bombing)

Barefoot Gen is a Japanese manga series by Keiji Nakazawa. Loosely based on Nakazawa’s own experiences as a Hiroshima survivor, the series begins in 1945 in and around Hiroshima, Japan, where the six-year-old boy Gen lives with his family. After Hiroshima is destroyed by atomic bombing, Gen and other survivors are left to deal with the aftermath. [from Wikipedia]

Today marks the 67th anniversary of the tragedy. Around 140,000 people were killed.

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One Response to “Barefoot Gen (Hiroshima Bombing)”

  1. And of course the idiots that still think this was actually necessary. I think we could have sacrificed a few troops honestly.

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