President Truman's Grandson Visits Hiroshima


AIR DATE: Sunday, December 9, 2012
OVERVIEW:
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