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NOAA Photo Library Image - pers0057

Copy of Admiral Chester Nimitz signing Japanese surrender document at the end of World War II. Admiral Nimitz wrote a personal message to Rear Admiral H. Arnold Karo: "... with best wishes and great appreciation of the assistance of the U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey in making possible the above scene." Signed: C. W. Nimitz, Fleet Admiral, U. S. Navy.

Image ID: pers0057, NOAA's People Collection


Category: Personnel/

High Resolution Photo Available





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