The atom strikes

US Army Signal Corps, 1945

The atom strikes

US Army Signal Corps, 1945

Shortly after the end of the war an American mission was sent to Japan, to report on the destruction wrought by the atomic bombs. The mission, organized by the Manhattan Engineer District, included engineer and medical officers and a few scientists. This film portrays some of the devastation they witnessed,.


Run time 00:30:43
Producer US Army Signal Corps, Pictorial Service
Production Company US War Department
Audio/Visual sound, BW