President Truman's Grandson Visits Hiroshima

This video originally aired on Sunday, December 9, 2012.

About This Video

President Truman’s eldest Grandson, Clifton Truman Daniel, talked about his trip to Japan in August of 2012, the first ever for a Truman. He arrived in Hiroshima as the city prepared to mark the anniversary of the 1945 atomic bombing. He described his meetings with atomic bomb survivors, the Mayor of Hiroshima, and local journalists and also shared video from his trip, recorded by his son for this C-SPAN program.

Keywords

World War II, History & Society, Executive Branch

Related Subjects/Topics

  • U.S. History
  • Military
  • World History

Speakers

  • Clifton Truman Daniel