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One page from the USS Missouri deck log for 2 Sep 1945 listing many of the dignitaries who came aboard for the surrender ceremony in Tokyo Bay, Japan.

Caption     One page from the USS Missouri deck log for 2 Sep 1945 listing many of the dignitaries who came aboard for the surrender ceremony in Tokyo Bay, Japan. ww2dbase
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Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy
Identification Code   NH 115456
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Photos on Same Day 2 Sep 1945
Photos at Same Place Tokyo Bay, Japan
Added By David Stubblebine

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WW2-Era Place Name Tokyo Bay, Japan
Lat/Long 35.3547, 139.7600
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