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

Description
Black and white photograph of japanese officer placing sword on table
Size
9cm w x 12.5cm L
Object Registration
384.4
Keywords
ww2, japanese surrender, borneo, hmas burdekin
Historical information
OFF SAMARINDA, BORNEO. 1945-09-08. SIGNING OF THE INSTRUMENT OF SURRENDER OF THE JAPANESE FORCES IN DUTCH BORNEO ON THE QUARTERDECK OF THE FRIGATE HMAS BURDEKIN. ON THE TABLE IS THE SWORD OF THE COMMANDING OFFICER OF THE JAPANESE FORCES VICE ADMIRAL KAMADA.
When Made
8/9/1945
Last updated
13 May 2019 at 6:24PM