SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". GENERAL YOSHIJIRO SIGNING THE INSTRUMENT OF ...

Unit United States Navy ships
Accession Number 040963
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film polyester negative
Place made Japan: Tokyo Bay
Date made 2 September 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". GENERAL YOSHIJIRO SIGNING THE INSTRUMENT OF SURRENDER ON BEHALF OF JAPAN. GENERAL DOUGLAS MACARTHUR STANDS AT THE MICROPHONE.