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Artist or CreatorSidney 'George' Strube
Title or CaptionPublished caption: The New Flag
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date03 Sep 1945
FormatArtwork
Size38 x 53.25cm
Techniqueblack ink/blue crayon
NotesNews: Sep. 2: MacArthru formally accepts the surrender of the Japanese on the aircraft carrier Missouri in Toyko Bay. ... the Japanese Foreign Minister, in morning dress, signed the total surrender document in the presence of General Douglas MacArthur in Tokyo Bay. Its final article lays down that: "The authority of the Emperor and the Japanese govermnment to rule the state shall be subject to the Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers. [Chronicle of the 20th century]
SubjectsJapanese
Armed forces
Flags
victories
Emblems
Defence
pens
artillery
VJ Day
rising sun
Surrender
Defeat
Weapons
Japan
pencils
quill pens
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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