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Photo #: 80-G-421130
Surrender of Japan, 2 September 1945
Navy carrier planes fly in formation over the U.S. and British fleets in Tokyo Bay during surrender ceremonies.
USS Missouri (BB-63), where the ceremonies took place, is at left. USS Detroit (CL-8) is in the right distance.
Aircraft include TBM, F6F, SB2C and F4U types.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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9 January 1999