Farmers whose houses were broken, whose land was robbed by the
Not only Isahama but Ie village farmers suffered as well.
The land was taken away to construct bombing practice cities.Farmers who lost their land lived on poisonous plant(cycad). Two women died of malnutrition. The army fired warning shots and burned 283.5 acres. Some farmers went inside the practice cities to collct bullets for living. Two young men was killed by bomb and one was shot.
Then all Okinawa people got angry against the U.S. Military's attitude.
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