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Box 1

 Container

Contains 1 Result:

Autographed photograph of the Japanese surrender aboard the U.S.S. Missouri

00-1963-17-2

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1963-17-2
Scope and Contents

Autographed Photograph of the Japanese Surrender in Tokyo Bay aboard the U.S.S. Missouri (1963-17-2) showing Admiral Chester Nimitz seated at a desk signing the surrender document, with General Douglas McArthur, Admiral William F. Halsey, Admiral Forrest Sherman and Admiral Robert Carney.  The photographed is inscribed, "To Captain C. B. McVay III, USN, with best wishes, C.W. Nimitz, Fleet Admiral, USN."

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 2 September 1945; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1962