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Document - Operation Order - Japanese Surrender of Dutch Borneo

From the Collection of Wangaratta RSL Sub Branch 1 Victoria Parade Wangaratta Victoria

Description
Seven pages of cream coloured foolscap paper with black type
Size
21cm W x 33cm L
Object Registration
384
Keywords
japanese surrender of dutch borneo, hmas gascoyne, 8/9/1945, ww2
Historical information
Original copy of report prepared and signed by Linton Lancashire VX84376 V29336 and attachments on the Japanese surrender of Dutch Borneo.
Two page typed copy report of the ceremony and negotiations leading to the Japanese Surrender of Dutch Borneo signed by L Lancashire WO1
2/5 Australian Field Ambulance.
Three pages of typed copy outlining the ceremony for the signing by Vice Admiral KAMADA of the Instrument of Surrender aboard HMAS Gascoyne on 8 Sep 1945.
Two pages of diagrams depicting layout for surrender ceremony.
When Made
8/9/1945
Significance
Original signed copy of report and attachments of the arrangements for the signing ceremony of the Japanese Surrender of Dutch Borneo on 8 Sep 1945.
Inscriptions & Markings
Janpanese Surrender of Dutch Borneo 8th September, 1945
Last updated
13 May 2019 at 6:34PM