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    Chester W. Nimitz Inscribed Photograph Signed. 9.5" x 7.5", taken aboard the USS Missouri during the Japanese surrender on September 2, 1945. Nimitz, commander in chief of the United States Pacific Fleet, has signed in red at the top left corner, with an arrow indicating where he is standing. General Yoshijiro Umezo is pictured signing the surrender. Nimitz has written: "To Sam E. Morison with best wishes and great admiration. C.W. Nimitz, F Adm USN."

    Condition: The color has faded, but image remains visible. Signature and inscription is in a light area, for maximum contrast.


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    October, 2016
    19th Wednesday
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