Not Forget Time Statue - Tokyo, JAPAN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YONEYAMA
N 35° 42.800 E 139° 46.414
54S E 389063 N 3952846
Quick Description: Not Forget Time Statue is located in the Ueno Park.
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Date Posted: 5/5/2022 5:30:15 PM
Waymark Code: WM164RJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ištván
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Long Description:
From the plaque at the back;
"A memorial monument to the bombing of Tokyo (Tokyo Dai Kuushuu). It was erected in 2005. "Tokyo also has a sad history that can't be imagined from now on. Now, as a sign of the heart that connects people to the beautiful green mountains of Ueno, to remind them of such events and to lead to a peaceful time. , Donated this clock tower."

Details of The Bombing of Tokyo:
The Bombing of Tokyo was a series of firebombing air raids by the United States Army Air Force during the Pacific campaigns of World War II. Operation Meetinghouse, which was conducted on the night of 9–10 March 1945, is the single most destructive bombing raid in human history. Of central Tokyo 16 square miles (41 km2; 10,000 acres) were destroyed, leaving an estimated 100,000 civilians dead and over one million homeless.
Date of Dedication: 3/9/2005

Property Permission: Public

Access instructions: At the middle of Ueno Park

Website for Waymark: [Web Link]

Location of waymark:
5-20
Ueno Koen
Taito-ku, Tokyo JAPAN
1100007


Commemoration: For those who were killed at Bombing of Tokyo

Access times: Not listed

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