Uss Colorado Submarine Association

V-J Day

09/02/2021 10:16 | Anonymous

September 2nd celebrates the official V-J Day, the date on which the formal signing of the Japanese instrument of surrender took place aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay.  Moored next to MISSOURI was the USS Colorado (BB45), who witnessed the event. COLORADO arrived in Tokyo Bay on August 27th and departed for the United States on September 20th.

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