SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". ADMIRAL SIR BRUCE FISHER, COMMANDING BRITISH PACIFIC ...

Unit United States Navy ships
Accession Number 040967
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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Description

SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". ADMIRAL SIR BRUCE FISHER, COMMANDING BRITISH PACIFIC FLEET SIGNS THE INSTRUMENT OF SURRENDER ON BEHALF OF THE UNITED KINGDOM. OTHER BRITISH REPRESENTATIVES STAND ALONGSIDE GENERAL MACARTHUR AT THE MICROPHONE.