Historical information

Facsimile of the Instrument of Surrender of the Japanese Forces in New Guinea, New Britain, New Ireland, Bougainville and adjacent Islands.
Part of the "Kevin John Herdman" No. 397661 Collection.
See Catalogue No. 5942P for details of his service.

Physical description

Large rectangular certificate with text in black type. Various fonts used for text. Japanese writing on bottom of page.