USS Xanthus
Bob Hanson was aboard the USS Xanthus in August of 1945, ready to invade the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido when the United States Air Force dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima and another three days later on Nagasaki. The devastation that followed those bombings convinced Japanese leaders to ...Read More
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