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Terrifying Moment Before Tsunami Revealed
Offbeat  (tags: March 11, danger, tsunami, terrifying moment, lifeboat, Great East Japan Earthquake, school, evacuation, lucky, Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture )

Naoko
- 1288 days ago - yomiuri.co.jp
As the tsunami waters rose around him, one boy desperately stayed afloat clinging to his evacuation helmet. A refrigerator with no door floated past so he climbed inside, and survived by staying in his "lifeboat" until the danger eventually passed.
80-Yr-Old Woman, 16-Yr-Old Boy Rescued From Quake Rubble in Ishinomaki
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, Tohoku, Ishinomaki, Miyagi, rescued, nine days after, 80-year-old, grandson, together, rubble, tsunami, quake, alive )

Naoko
- 1445 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
An 60-year-old woman and a 16-year-old boy were rescued from a demolished house in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, on Sunday, nine days after a catastrophic earthquake and tsunami hit northeastern Japan, local police said.
   

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