When did the atomic bomb was droppped on nagasaki?

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August 9 1945.
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Why was the second atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki?

Well, the first atomic bomb, "little boy", was dropped on Hiroshima. Japan was being stubborn, and did not surrender after this, so that was why they dropped the second atomic bomb, "fat man", on Nagasaki.

What is the legacy of Hiroshima and Nagasaki after the atomic bomb?

Many self-serving reasons have been advanced for justifying Truman's decision, such as the objective of saving the lives of American soldiers by shortening the war in the Pacific and avoiding a military invasion of Japan with a quick Japanese surrender. That surrender came on August 14, 1945 and it (MORE)

Why did the atomic bombings of hiroshima and nagasaki happen?

Japan and the US were at war, Japan having attacked the US and Great Britain. After 4 years of war, the Allies had pushed the Japanese back to the home islands, and were looking at the prospect of having to invade the Japanese homeland, with an estimated death toll of 1 million Allied servicemen. Ja (MORE)

What damage was done when the atom bomb was droppped on japan?

The worst damage done by dropping the Atom Bomb is that thousands of innocent civilians, men women and children were vaporised; that more thousands became horribly sick and died soon thereafter; that more thousands developed illnesses from radiation later; and Americans became forever known as the o (MORE)

Who dropped the atomic bomb on Nagasaki?

The United State dropped the atomic bomb on Nagasaki. Bockscar is the name of the U. S. Army Air Forces B-29 bomber that dropped the the atomic bomb, "Fat Man," on Nagasaki on August 9, 1945. The name, which is painted on the aircraft is a pun on "boxcar," after the name of the aircraft's commande (MORE)

Why was the atom bomb dropped on Nagasaki?

To speed up the end of WW2, and to see what would happen. I understand, that the American's dropped the atom bomb on Nagasaki to speed up or end the war, but what let American's to drop this bomb specifically on this particular Island and not say...the cityof Japan? Any reason or not?

What were the effects of the atomic bomb on the people in nagasaki?

Buildings collapsed. Electrical systems were shorted. A wave of secondary fires resulted, adding to their holocaust. Flash burns from primary heat waves caused most of the casualties to inhabitants. Others were burned when their homes burst into flame. Flying debris caused many injuries. A fire st (MORE)

Who dropped the atomic bomb in Nagasaki?

On August 8, Field Order No.17 issued from the 20th Air Force Headquarters on Guam called for its use the following day on either Kokura, the primary target, or Nagasaki, the secondary target. Three days after Hiroshima, the B-29 bomber, "Bockscar" piloted by Sweeney, reached the sky over Kokura on (MORE)

Was the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki justifiable?

One View: According to President Truman and most of the civilians at the time, it was. Another View: Morality in War: While protesters bring about issues of morality, the fact remains that WWII itself was caused by immoral desires to expand empires (and kill all nay-sayers) and to establi (MORE)

Where did the atomic bomb Nagasaki land?

It landed on the city of Nagasaki! --------------------------------------------------------- It did not land anywhere, it was an airburst at 1,540 feet. Ground zero below thepoint of the blast was halfway between the Mitsubishi Steel andArms Works in the south and the Mitsubishi-Urakami Ordnance (MORE)

Who dropped the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki?

The US Army Air Force dropped atomic bombs on the two Japanese cities, as ordered by then-President of the US, Harry S. Truman. During the final stages of World War II in 1945, the US conducted two atomic bombings against Japan, on the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The bombs were built in the (MORE)

What was Nagasaki like before the atomic bomb?

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How did the atomic bomb nagasaki help the US?

According to the Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, the population in Japan in October 1940 was estimated to be 73,114,308; in November 1945 the population was estimated at 71,998,104. Japan was visibly a thriving country that was hit very hard by the bombing.

What was involved in the atomic bombing of nagasaki?

Enola gay crew Colonel Paul Tibbets Captain Robert Lewis Captain Theodore Van Kirk Major Thomas Ferebee Lieutenant Jacob Beser Sergeant Joseph Stiborik Private Richard Nelson Staff Sergeant Wyatt Duzenbury Staff Sergeant Robert Caron Captain Deke Parson 2nd Lieutenant Morris Jeppson Bocksc (MORE)

What were the after affects of the atomic bombing in nagasaki?

According to the Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, the population in Japan in October 1940 was estimated to be 73,114,308; in November 1945 the population was estimated at 71,998,104. Japan was visibly a thriving country that was hit very hard by the bombing.

Did the US have a third atomic bomb after Nagasaki?

No. The test device detonated in July and the two dropped on Japan exhausted the available fissile uranium. Work was continuing around the clock at Oak Ridge, Tennessee and Hanford, Washington to refine more, but it would have been several months before another operational bomb was ready.

Who through the atomic bomb on nagasaki?

At the end of World War II, few questioned Truman's decision to drop the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Most Americans accepted the obvious reasoning: the atomic bombings brought the war to a more timely end. They did not have a problem with over one hundred thousand of the enemy being kill (MORE)

What were the alternatives to the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki?

The alternative to the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki was Operation Downfall, which was basically a D-day like invasion by the United States on Japan. The operation had two parts: Operation Olympic and Operation Coronet. Set to begin in October 1945, Operation Olympic was intended to c (MORE)

Why did they choose nagasaki for dropping the atomic bomb?

At the end of World War II, few questioned Truman's decision to drop the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Most Americans accepted the obvious reasoning: the atomic bombings brought the war to a more timely end. They did not have a problem with over one hundred thousand of the enemy being kill (MORE)

What was the outcome in the atomic bombings of hiroshima and nagasaki?

On August 6, 1945, at 9:15 AM Tokyo time, a B-29 plane, the "Enola Gay" piloted by Paul W. Tibbets, dropped a uranium atomic bomb, code named "Little Boy" on Hiroshima, Japan's seventh largest city. In minutes, half of the city vanished. According to U.S. estimates, 60,000 to 70,000 people were kill (MORE)

What were the after effects of the Atomic Bomb on Nagasaki?

Leukemia, Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma, Nervous sytem tumors and their response relation were obeserved for all solid nodules, adenoma, nodules without histological diagnosis, autoimmune hipothyroidism,stomach tumors and breast diseases. The population has a long follow-up (50 years) and includes b (MORE)

Did nagasaki have an atomic bomb dropped on it?

Yes, on August 9, 1945, three days after Hiroshima was bombed. It was a different type of bomb from Hiroshima though. The bomb dropped on Hiroshima was made by splitting uranium atoms, and was nicknamed Little Boy. However, the bomb dropped on Nagasaki was plutonium. It was nicknamed Fat Man and (MORE)

Why did the US choose Nagasaki to atomic bomb?

We did not specifically choose either Nagasaki nor Hiroshima forthe atomic bombing. We chose a target list of 6 cities, with theprimary criteria being they had not already been significantlybombed conventionally. This criteria was used both to help theJapanese quickly see the destructiveness of this (MORE)

What are details about the atomic bombing of hiroshima and Nagasaki?

Having found the [atomic] bomb we have used it. We have used it against those who attacked us without warning at Pearl Harbor, against those who have starved and beaten and executed American prisoners of war, against those who have abandoned all pretense of obeying international laws of warfare. We (MORE)

Why did the atomic bomb attack on Nagasaki happen?

After months of bombing cities in Japan, the US issued an ultimatum called the Potsdam Declaration of July 26, 1945 demanding that Japan surrender. The Japanese government ignored this demand. The US dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima on August 6; then the second on Nagasaki on August 9. On (MORE)

What does Uranium have to do with the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Atom Bombs?

While both the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atom bombs produced explosions via atomic fission, they were designed to do it differently. The first bomb dropped was "Little Boy", which was dropped on Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. This bomb derived its explosive power from the nuclear fission of 235 U (urani (MORE)

What are facts about the Nagasaki atomic bomb?

Chaotic conditions made accurate accounts most difficult. Some victims were vaporized instantly, many survivors were horribly disfigured, and death from radiation was uncertain-it might not claim its victims for days, weeks, months, or even years. The initial death count in Hiroshima, set at 42,000- (MORE)

How many atomic bombs were after Nagasaki?

There was a 3rd Atomic Bomb called the gadget bomb. It was based onthe 'fat man' bomb. However, it was never used as Japansurrendered, it was schedule to be detonated on Japan on August12th 1945 but due to the surrender, it was never used.

How many atomic bombs were there after Nagasaki?

1 about to hit your home!!! LOL . Atomic bombs have only been used twice as weapons, against Hiroshima and Nagasaki. After that, there have been hundreds of atomic bombs exploded for the purpose of testing, and there are thousands of bombs that are stockpiled by the military forces of several diffe (MORE)

Was the atomic bombing on Nagasaki justified?

It's up to personal opinion. Yes if you believe that ending the war then and there was a wise decision. The atomic bombs meant allied troops didn't need to invade mainland Japan and engage in a possibly prolonged struggle on the ground. No if you believe that the radiation and deaths were wort (MORE)

When did Nagasaki get hit with an atomic bomb?

Actually the Fatman bomb detonated almost 2 miles away from itintended target in Nagasaki. It was dropped by mistake over a factory complex in a valleyoutside Nagasaki, this valley contained much of the blast makingthe damage to Nagasaki itself less than the damage produced by thelower yield Little (MORE)