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80-G-472626 Surrender of Japan, 1945

Photo #: 80-G-472626  Surrender of Japan, 1945
Title: Surrender of Japan, 1945
Description: U.S. Third Fleet ships steaming off Tokyo Bay, before entering for the occupation of Japan, August 1945. At least five fleet carriers, two light carriers, three battleships and six cruisers can be seen in this image. Photographed by Lieutenant Barrett Gallagher, USNR. Photo may have been taken on 17 August. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-472626
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