SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". LIEUTENANT-GENERAL K.N. DEREVYANKO REPRESENTING ...

Unit United States Navy ships
Place Asia: Russia
Accession Number 040968
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". LIEUTENANT-GENERAL K.N. DEREVYANKO REPRESENTING UNION OF SOVIET SOCIALIST REPUBLICS SIGNS THE INSTRUMENT OF SURRENDER. OTHER RUSSIAN REPRESENTATIVES STAND ALONGSIDE GENERAL MACARTHUR AT THE MICROPHONE.