SURRENDER OF JAPANESE ABOARD USS
ID number040972
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
Place madeJapan: Tokyo Bay
Date made2 September 1945
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionSURRENDER 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).