SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS
ID number040971
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
Place madeJapan: Tokyo Bay
Date made2 September 1945
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionSURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". GENERAL B.I. LECLERC REPRESENTING FRANCE SIGNS THE INSTRUMENT OF SURRENDER. OTHER FRENCH REPRESENTATIVES STAND BEHIND HIM WHILE GENERAL MACARTHUR SUPREME ALLIED COMMANDER STANDS AT THE MICROPHONE.