Hiroshima, Tokyo, Nagasaki, Hamburg

February 20 2015

The order of Second World War bombing raids by the number of immediate fatalities is Hiroshima, Tokyo, Nagasaki, Hamburg. More people were killed in the March 1945 Tokyo raid than by the atomic bomb in Nagasaki.

And why is Dresden discussed more often than Hamburg?

… A discovery and a question from the post before last.

One Response to “Hiroshima, Tokyo, Nagasaki, Hamburg”

  1. davidderrick Says:

    I have been to Hiroshima, Tokyo, Hamburg and Dresden, but not Nagasaki. The one I have no feeling for is Hamburg. Too norddeutsch for me and without the culture of Dresden.


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