Surrenders in the Pacific | Pacific Paratrooper

Once the Emperor gave his speech for peace, the Japanese gave their surrenders across the Pacific, but not all went as smoothly as the one held on the USS Missouri. As late as 31 August, according to U.S. Intelligence reports, the Japanese refused to believe the surrender reports and ambushed a SRD party and three of the Japanese were killed.

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    1. I started this blog simply to have a somewhat permanent copy of my father’s scrapbook, and then I discovered just how little they did not know. The blog took on a life of its own, so it appears they DID want the knowledge!!

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