Japan Surrenders

USS Missouri News Flash

Extra Japan Surrenders:   The USS Missouri News Flash At Sea, OFF TOKYO 15 August 1945.                                                On August 14th, 1945 President Truman announced to the people of the world that Japan had surrendered unconditionally.                                                The announcement was made simultaneously in Washington, Moscow, London, and Chungking.                                                The Text of the President statement is