Zoom Event from Hiroshima on August 6, 2021
“A Hibakusha’s Message of Peace”
Japan (Aug 6): 10am-11am
USA (Aug 5): EST 21:00 | CST 20:00 | MST 19:00 | PCT 18:00
UK (Aug 6): 02:00
Europe (Aug 6): 03:00
- Introduction of WFC and August 6th
- Importance of Hearing Hibakusha Stories
- Hibakusha Testimony with Slides
Speaker: Minoru Hataguchi
Minoru Hataguchi was exposed in utero when the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. He is now 75 years old. He used to be the director of the Peace Memorial Museum from 1997 to 2006. For many years he has actively been telling his story as a message of peace so that the use of nuclear weapons will never happen again.
Listen to his testimony live on August 6, 2021.