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General Douglas MacArthur speaking aboard USS Missouri, Tokyo Bay, Japan, 2 Sep 1945, 3 of 4

Caption   General Douglas MacArthur speaking aboard USS Missouri, Tokyo Bay, Japan, 2 Sep 1945, 3 of 4 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States National Archives
Identification Code   SC 213704
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 7 Sep 2006

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1. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
4 May 2009 04:07:20 AM

Officers behind MacArthur, left to right:

Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, United States (off camera)
General Hsu Yung-chang, China
Admiral Sir Bruce Fraser, United Kingdom
Lieutenant General Kuzma Derevyanko, Soviet Union
General Sir Thomas Blamey, Australia
Colonel Lawrence Moore Cosgrave, Canada
General Jacques LeClerc, France
Admiral Conrad E. L. Helfrich, The Netherlands
Air Vice Marshall Leonard M. Isitt, New Zealand
Lieutenant General Richard K. Sutherland, United States

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