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Because Japan had not surrendered yet. There was also a danger that Japan would surrender to Russia as opposed to the US.

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Q: Why did the US drop the second nuclear bomb on Japan?
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Did England drop a nuclear bomb on Japan?

No, that was America

The name of the second plane to drop the atomic bomb on Japan?

The name of the plane that dropped the second atomic bomb on Japan is Bockscar.

Where did the US drop the second bomb?

If you are refering to the second atomic bomb, it was dropped over Nagasaki, japan.

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On two cities, Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

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Because Japan did not surrender with the first bomb.

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Japan refused to surrender after the first atomic bomb.

What war did America drop the Nuclear bomb on Japan?

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Was it justified to drop an atomic bomb on japan?

No, it was not justified to drop an atomic bomb on Japan

In which city in japan did the second atomic bomb drop on during ww2?

Nagasaki .

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Japan refused to surrender after the bombing of Hiroshima.

Was it right to drop the second bomb on Japan?

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How big does a plane have to be to drop a nuclear bomb?

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Did US drop a nuclear bomb on japan in wwll?

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When did the US drop the atom bomb?

The first bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, Japan on August 6, 1945. The second bomb was dropped on Nagasaki, Japan on August 9, 1945.

Where in japan did the USA drop their second atomic bomb?

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What two cities did the US drop the A-bomb on in 1945?

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What bomb did harry Truman drop?

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Why did America drop the second nuclear bomb?

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What type of bomb was drop on japan?

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Where was the site of the second atomic bomb drop in Japan?

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What type of plane carried the first nuclear bomb?

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When did Americans drop the atomic bomb?

The first combat use of the atomic bomb was against Hiroshima, Japan on 6 August, 1945. Three days later, on 9 August, the second (and so far last) use of a nuclear weapon in combat was made against Nagasaki, Japan.

Where was the nuclear bomb drop in the time of World War 2?

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