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Moji

Moji (130.94E 33.91N) was a major port on the island of Kyushu, with a population of 140,000 persons. It was located on Shimonoseki Straits connecting the Inland Sea with the Sea of Japan, and was connected to Shimonoseki by an underground railroad tunnel. Kokura Navy Arsenal was located nearby. About 29% of the city was destroyed by strategic bombing,

Rail connections

Onga

Shimonoseki

Usa


References

"All Hands" (1945-8; accessed 2014-8-1)

Japanese Monograph #17 (accessed 2014-8-1)



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