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Newspaper - Table Tops Sunset Edition No 73 Wed 15 Aug 1945

From the Collection of Geelong RSL Sub Branch 50 Barwon Heads Road Belmont Victoria

Description
Quarto size paper Newspaper, buff colour
Size
21.7 cm x 27.6 cm
Object Registration
GRSL176
Keywords
ww2, japan, surrender, 15 august 1945
Historical information
This Newspaper was printed on 15 August 1945 to announce the official surrender of Japan, Japan had accepted the Potsdam declaration, the Emperior had issued orders to all Japan Commanders to lay down their arms.
When Made
15 Aug 1945
Made By
1 Aust Press Unit, AIF (Maker)
Significance
This Newspaper is an original and details the surrender of the Japan Military. The Newspaper is dated 15 August 1945.
Inscriptions & Markings
IT"S ALL OVER
Table Tops Sunset Edition No 73
Issued by The Australian Military Forces Abroad Wed 15 Aug 1945
Japan Accepts Allied Terms
Last updated
19 Jun 2020 at 12:44PM