U.S. Troops Prepare for the Formal Japanese Surrender Aboard the USS Missouri Ca. 1945Unknown - 1945
World War II drew to a close when Japan expressed the desire to surrender on August 10, 1945, following the atomic bombings of the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. President Harry S. Truman announced V-J day on August 14, though the official surrender documents were not signed until September 2, aboard the USS Missouri docked in Tokyo Bay.
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Copyright Date: ©1945
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