The city of Kokura
was supposed to be bombed instead of Nagasaki.
During the week of 6 October, the 12th Conductor Meeting took place in Kokura
, Japan near the Wakamatsu ITER factory, where jacketing activities for ITER's toroidal field conductors and central solenoid conductors have been underway since 2010.
They shouldn't have been, because at that moment the crew of the B-29 Superfortress Bockscar returning from finding Kokura
, their planned target, obscured by cloud, saw Nagasaki through the same gap and dropped their bomb on it from 30,000ft.
Sunday's card at Kokuro featured the Group 3 Kokura
Nisai Stakes, a 6f event for two-year-olds, narrowly won by the Irish-bred Meiner Eternel.
A manga comic book museum that opened Friday in Kitakyushu near JR Kokura
Station has a library of some 50,000 titles, with a strong emphasis on artists from the southwestern city.
The target committee initially selected Kokura
, Hiroshima, Kyoto, and Niigata.
During the ensuing months, the 24th Signal Company, stationed at Kokura
in northern Kyushu, Japan, fortunately engaged frequently in field exercises.
The issues that remain are not whether Lexus will be able to get a sufficient supply of CT 200hs from the Kokura
hybrid-only plant in Kyushu, Japan, but whether there will be a sufficient demand for the hatchback, particularly in the U.
I've not been to Kokura
, I've not missed much, I'm told, It has the first Japanese shopping arcade And its castle is pretty old.
Various symbols denote location of manufacture and those more in the know than I am have told me my Type 99 was made at the Imperial Kokura
Arsenal in 1941.
Mud could be seen streaming down the mountainside outside Kokura
City, in Fukuoka Prefecture.
services between Hiroshima and Kokura
in Fukuoka Prefecture for two and a half