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Photo #: 80-G-332962
Surrender of Japan, 1945
Enlisted men at Naval Air Station, Beaufort, South Carolina, celebrate the announcement of Japan's surrender, 14 August 1945.
Note bottles of "Ballantine's Beer", and "Death Before Dishonor" tattoo on man at left.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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12 February 1999