Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

NH 62595 Surrender of Japan, 1945

Photo #: NH 62595  Surrender of Japan, 1945
Title: Surrender of Japan, 1945
Caption:
Description: Ships in Leyte Gulf, Philippines, celebrate the news of peace with a pyrotechnic display, 15 August 1945. Ship in the right middle distance is USS LST-1044. Collection of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 62595
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Topic
  • Ceremonies. Celebrations, Commemorations
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  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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