KÜTAHYA CITY, GEDİZ COUNTY, AKÇAALAN VILLAGE
1970 GEDİZ EARTQUAKE and AKÇAALAN VILLAGE
EARTHQUAKE IN 1970 and AKÇAALAN
28 th my 1970 is one of the unluckiest days for Gediz, Emet and
80 villages. 23:05 was like a nightmare for people as almosr 1000 people
died because of overturned stoves, collapsed houses or subsidences. And the
severitiy of the earthquake to Germany Earthquake Research Centres.
As a result of these earthquake around Gediz and
Emet many people became homeles, and many chşldren lost their parents.
the earthquake happened in
winter many people died because of the overturned stoves and their number was
more than the number of people died in subsidences.
After evry disaster children are the most
after this earthquake aorund 200 childen
were placed to the society of the Protection of the Children in Kütahya and