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A total of 14 incendiary bombs, measuring between 40 and 45 centimeters long, with a diameter of around 8 cm, were collected from the water tank, whose water was drained. The firebombs are believed to have been dropped by the U.S. military during air raids toward the end of the Pacific War.
Distretto Chuo Ward. Vigili del Fuoco, Polizia, artificieri intervengono nel Santuario di Hirano a causa di 14 bombe incendiarie trovate nella cisterna dell’acqua situata all’interno del Tempio.
Biography of a Bomb