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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 )

- 1736 days ago -
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.

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Robert O. (12)
Friday August 26, 2011, 12:45 am
Thanks Naoko.

Jo Asprec (0)
Friday August 26, 2011, 3:48 am
Their memories are now part of history! Thanks for sharing.

Carol H. (229)
Friday August 26, 2011, 6:39 am
thanks Naoko, noted
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