President Truman Speech After the Bombing of Hiroshima

Excerpts were shown from remarks by President Truman announcing the dropping of an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. 
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Excerpts were shown from remarks by President Truman announcing the dropping of an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. 

President Truman was on board the USS Augusta in the mid-Atlantic on August 6, 1945" returning to the United States from the Potsdam Conference" when he was informed that the bomb had been dropped.  close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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President Truman Speech After the Bombing of Hiroshima

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Program ID:
294914-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Address
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First Aired:
Aug 14, 2010
Last Aired:
Aug 15, 2010

Airing Details

  • Aug 14, 2010 | 10:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 14, 2010 | 4:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 14, 2010 | 10:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 15, 2010 | 4:57am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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