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広島自爆者の証言 沼田鈴子さん 1945年8月15日
Testimonies of Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Survivors Emperor Showa August 15, 1945


内容
/広島の平和公園で、被爆体験を伝える「語り部(かたりべ)」の活動を続けた沼田鈴子さん。修学旅行の学生をはじめ多くの人々に、平和の尊さと命の重さを伝えたいと、自らの被爆体験とその後の半生を包み隠さず話し続けた。
沼田さんが被爆したのは、21歳の夏。片足を切断し、さらに婚約者も戦死、生きる気力を失う。
「あの惨状の中で生かされたのだから生きなくては」。生かされた者として非核を訴えると同時に、「なぜ原爆は私の頭上に落とされたのか」と疑問を抱き、戦争の実態を知るためアジア各地を訪問。日本との戦争で被害を受けた人々とも向き合い続けた。。

Overview / Ms. Suzuko Numata has been working as a "storyteller" in Hiroshima Peace Park, sharing her A-bomb experience. To convey the preciousness of peace and the importance of life to many people, including students on school excursions, she continued to talk about her own A-bomb experience and the rest of her life.
Ms. Numata was 21 years old when she experienced the atomic bombing in the summer of 1945. One of her legs was amputated, her fiancé was killed in the war, and she lost the will to live.
"As a survivor, he appeals for non-nuclear weapons. As a survivor, she appealed for non-nuclear weapons, but at the same time, she wondered why the atomic bomb was dropped on her head, and visited various parts of Asia to learn more about the reality of war. She also continued to confront the people who were affected by the war with Japan.


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Suzuko Numata, who has been sharing her A-bomb experience at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park.