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2 x Photographs

From the Collection of Dandenong/Cranbourne RSL Sub Branch 44 – 50 Clow Street Dandenong Victoria

Description
2 x Black and White photographs from WWII. #1 X photograph was taken in Wewak, New Guinea in September 1945 showing the signing of the surrender of the Japanese Forces in readiness for the signing of the main surrender. #The 2nd photograph shows the signing of the peace treaty with a RAAF Guard of Honour on shore at the ship in Wewak New Guinea in September 1945.
Size
Each photograph 11cm x 8cm.
Object Registration
0304
Historical information
WWII historical significance.
When Made
Unknown
Inscriptions & Markings
#1. On the back of the photograph written in pen: Nth New Guinea Sept 1945 surrender of Wewak in readiness for the signing of the surrender.
#2. On the back of the photograph written in pen: Nth New Guinea Sept 1945 surrender of Wewak. RAAF guard of honour at the ship while the signing was in progress.
Last updated
19 Feb 2019 at 12:56PM