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    Double A-bomb survivior passes away

    Double atomic bomb survivor dies in Japan - Asia-Pacific - msnbc.com

    Was on a trip to Hiroshima when it got bombed, returned to his hometown of Nagasaki in time for it to get hit.

    Still lived to 93. No mention if he suffered any long term effects.

    But wow !! What has to be going through your head on August 10th, 1945?


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    Re: Double A-bomb survivior passes away

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    Yikes, that dude is a champ and should have a statue made.



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    Re: Double A-bomb survivior passes away

    They don't even mention his tentacles or super vision, poorly written article.



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    Re: Double A-bomb survivior passes away

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    They don't even mention his tentacles or super vision, poorly written article.
    I think we are all just to assume that's how he lived so long.



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    Re: Double A-bomb survivior passes away

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    "Yamaguchi died Monday morning of stomach cancer, the mass circulation Mainichi, Asahi and Yomiuri newspapers reported." = Longterm effect
    Not exactly if he developed it 6 months ago. If he's been fighting it for 40 years, then maybe.

    I'm no doc, but I think stomach cancer has a pretty quick effect.



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    Re: Double A-bomb survivior passes away

    If it's accurate, I think he had some longterm effects...

    Tsutomu Yamaguchi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    I believe I saw something on him a year or 2 ago on tv, documentary type thing.



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    Its really unfortunate it happened and devastatingly unfortunate what could come is much worse.



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    Re: Double A-bomb survivior passes away

    More of the story, I found it interesting.

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    Re: Double A-bomb survivior passes away

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    "Yamaguchi died Monday morning of stomach cancer, the mass circulation Mainichi, Asahi and Yomiuri newspapers reported." = Longterm effect
    If that is a long-term effect, sign me up! Many, many people die from cancer much younger than 93!


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