Q. Describe the havoc caused by the atom bomb in Nagasaki by Michaito Ichimaru ?
Ans. The 9th of August, 1945 was a beautiful summer day in Nagasaki Ichimaru, a first year medical student, could not go to his college that day. He was sitting in his room in the lodging house. At 11 a.m. he heard a B-29 passing overhead. A few minutes later he saw a flash of brilliant yellow, and with it came the huge blast of wind. It cut a hole in the roof, and shattered all glass. He went outside; the sky had turned black pouring down. back rain. The stone walls between houses had crumbled. There was fires all around.
The next day Ichimaru managed to enter the Urakami area. All buildings had burnt or collapsed. There were dead bodies everywhere. He heard women crying in the destroyed fields. The wooden building of the medical school was completely destroyed.
Only the skeleton of the hospital remained standing. Sonic of the students and nurses were still alive but unable to move. All were to die in the next few weeks. He met many survivors in the public school buildings. There were cries of pain and a terrible stench. All these people were to die within weeks. He and some friends collected the dead bodies and burned them on a pile of wood.