• Kyodo


A memorial hall for victims of the 1945 atomic bombing of Hiroshima displayed an American prisoner of war in its photo collection for the first time Sunday.

The photo of Cpl. John Long Jr., 27, was registered at the Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall of Atomic Bomb Victims by Nathan Long, 34, who now lives in Tokyo. John was Nathan’s great uncle.

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