On this day: Nagoya Station Burns

This photograph is of the main railway station in Nagoya, Japan in flames on the 19th of March, 1945, following an air raid by US forces.

The station was opened in 1886. The new complex, completed in 1999, is currently one of the world’s largest stations.

Burning_Nagoya_Station_Nagoya Station in flames, 19th March, 1945, as a result of the Bombing of Nagoya in World War II.

 

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