SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS
ID number040967
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
Place madeJapan: Tokyo Bay
Date made2 September 1945
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionSURRENDER 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.