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

Description
Black and white photograph of officers seated around table on deck of ship at sea
Size
11.5cm w x 7cm L
Object Registration
384.7
Keywords
ww2, japanese surrender, borneo, hmas burdekin
Historical information
OFF SAMARINDA, BORNEO. 1945-09-08. WATCHED BY MEMBERS OF THE SHIP'S COMPANY, AUSTRALIAN AND JAPANESE OFFICERS DISCUSS THE SURRENDER OF THE JAPANESE FORCES IN DUTCH BORNEO ON THE QUARTERDECK OF THE FRIGATE HMAS BURDEKIN.
When Made
8/9/1945
Last updated
13 May 2019 at 6:19PM