My oldest knows lots about WW2 and there was a cursory part in his Social Studies which he found “light” ... we’ve discussed various topics (moral) which led me to the 1945 bombing of Dresden.
Started looking at pics of victims - OK...why isn’t the hair and clothes burned?
Many of the pics are what I expected but some are not what I expected. So I started to research the types of materials used in these particular bombs (or mix of bombing?) I feel like I’m at a dead end. Any chemists or military can direct me? I checked napalm... there’s a mention of “thermite” but from my understanding this would still incinerate hair/clothes...
It almost looks like it “targeted biological matter”
I just pasted the few link but I have tried other searches and come up empty. I’m missing something...
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