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NH 45928 USS MISSOURI (BB-63) Historical Marker, Japan's Surrender, September 2, 1945.

USS MISSOURI (BB-63) Historical Marker, Japan's Surrender, September 2, 1945.
Title: USS MISSOURI (BB-63) Historical Marker, Japan's Surrender, September 2, 1945.
Caption: Historical Marker on the ship's deck, noting the location where the instrument of Japan's Surrender was signed on September 2, 1945. This plate was selected by Captain S.S. Murrary, USN, and installed at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in 1945. Photographed on board USS MISSOURI in September 1956.
Description:
Catalog #: NH 45928
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator:
After this Year: 1950
Before this Year: 1959
Original Medium: BW Photo
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