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80-G-332796: V-J Day, August 15, 1945

80-G-332796:   V-J Day, August 15, 1945.    USS Oahu (ARG-5), crewmen listen to a radio broadcast of the surrender at Eniwetok, Atoll, Marshall Islands, August 15, 1945. Decommissioned in 1947, she was transferred to the Maritime Administration in July 1963.    Official U.S. Navy photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives. (2015/11/17).   Note, original photograph is extremely curved.
Caption: V-J Day, August 15, 1945. USS Oahu (ARG-5), crewmen listen to a radio broadcast of the surrender at Eniwetok, Atoll, Marshall Islands, August 15, 1945. Decommissioned in 1947, she was transferred to the Maritime Administration in July 1963. Official U.S. Navy photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives. (2015/11/17). Note, original photograph is extremely curved.
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Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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