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NH 62959 The Nation's Capital Welcomes Admiral Nimitz

The Nation's Capital Welcomes Admiral Nimitz
Title: The Nation's Capital Welcomes Admiral Nimitz
Caption: As the parade in his honor moves past the grandstand built to represent USS MISSOURI (BB-63), on which Admiral Nimitz and General MacArthur accepted the Japanese surrender on 2 September 1945. Fleet Admiral Nimitz and Mrs. Nimitz are just left of the podium, 6 October 1945.
Description: Courtesy of Acme Photos
Catalog #: NH 62959
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
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Original Date: Sat, Oct 06, 1945
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW Photo
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