1000 Cranes of Hope Project

By Angel Moreland

Hiroshima

Hiroshima was bombed on August 6, 1945 by the United States. The bomb was an atomic bomb which flattened the city and killed tens of thousands of civilians.

Story of the Peace Crane

Origami cranes have become an international symbol for peace. Sadako got leukemia from the bombing. They made a monument on her behave where people send their wishes in origami cranes.