Galway Nun Julia Canny Survived Hiroshima Bomb 1945

#OnThisDay 1945 The first atomic bomb was dropped over the city of Hiroshima killing over 70,000 people & injuring more. Galway born nun Julia Canny, a former Japanese POW was in the convent, survived the blast & helped other survivors as best she could.

nun Julia Canny

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