SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". ADMIRAL C.E.L. HELFRICH REPRESENTING THE NETHERLANDS ...

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Place Asia: Netherlands East Indies
Accession Number 040972
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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SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS "MISSOURI". ADMIRAL C.E.L. HELFRICH REPRESENTING THE NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES, SIGNS THE INSTRUMENT OF SURRENDER, WATCHED BY A COMPATRIOT AND GENERAL MACARTHUR, SUPREME ALLIED COMMANDER (AT THE MICROPHONE).