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Japan surrenders on the U.S.S. Missouri

Accession Number: 59-31

Japan surrenders on the U.S.S. Missouri

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: Japanese representative General Yoshijiro signs the instrument of unconditional surrender on the U.S.S. Missouri, as General Douglas MacArthur watches. Same as 68-537.
Date: September 2, 1945
Related Collection:
ARC Keywords: Battleships; Treaties; World War, 1939-1945
HST Keywords: Japan - Surrender; Ships - U. S. S. Missouri - Japanese Surrender; Yoshijiro, General
People Pictured: MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964
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