American Marines showing off pile of Japanese swords relinquished by officers of Kurihara Naval base after its surrender to occupying American troops.


  • Date: 1945-09
  • Location: Onomichi, Honshu, Japan
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Personnel, Peace, Swords, Wars, Trophies, Wwii, Us Armed Forces, In Japan, Marines, With Japan, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Carl Mydans
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_644180
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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