Allied officers & crew crowd decks of the American battleship Missouri as senior Japanese delegate Mamoru Shigemitsu signs official surrender documents ending WWII; other Japanese delegates, include grim Gen. Yoshijiro Umezu (front row, alone)


  • Title: Japanese Surrender
  • Date: 1945-09-02
  • Location: Japan
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W TRANSMISSION
  • Subject Keywords: Yoshijiro Umezu, 1940s, Special Collections, Wwii, Wars, In Japan, Surrender, Mamoru Shigemitsu, With Japan, Japanese, Great Life Photographers (Glp Production Scans), Peace, Special Collections, Yoshijiro Umezu, Peace, Wars, Mamoru Shigemitsu, Wwii, In Japan, Great Life Photographers (Glp Production Scans), With Japan, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Carl Mydans
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_13051377
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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