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80-G-437905 USS Missouri (BB-63)

Photo #: 80-G-437905  USS Missouri (BB-63)
Title: USS Missouri (BB-63)
Description: Plaque marking the spot where Japan surrendered on 2 September 1945. Photographed at the time it was first installed, 21 October 1945. The plaque was made at the Naval Gun Factory, Washington Navy Yard, DC. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-437905
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