Taimei Elementary School WW2 Allied Bomb damage canal

A picture of Tokyo’s Taimei Elementary School 中央区立泰明小学校 (1929 – present) after an Allied air raid of Tokyo during WW2. The school survives to this day. However, the canal seen in this photo (the Edo Castle outer moat) has since been filled-in. See: Canals of the Ginza: floating through time on Tokyo’s central waterways 東京江戸「水の都」

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