SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". GENERAL DOUGLAS MACARTHUR. ALLIED SUPREME COMMANDER, ...

Unit United States Navy ships
Place Asia: Japan, Tokyo Bay
Accession Number 040966
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
Copyright

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Description

SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". GENERAL DOUGLAS MACARTHUR. ALLIED SUPREME COMMANDER, WATCHES GENERAL HSU YUNG-CHANG, REPRESENTING CHINA, SIGN THE INSTRUMENT OF SURRENDER. ANOTHER CHINESE REPRESENTATIVE HAS HIS BACK TO THE CAMERA.