Title:Allied armada enters Tokyo Bay and rescues the first prisoners of war
Date:17th September 1945
Summary:JAPAN: Tokyo Bay:
NAVAL. (BRITISH). Ad. B. Fraser receives Ad; Halsey on D. of York. Fleet in line ahead approach Tokyo Bay. Jap pilot & envoy boarding D. of Y. w. map of mine fields. Two sailors looking at Japan through field glasses. Ancore chain of G.V. being run off.
RED CROSS Allied R.X. ship in Tokyo Bay. w. fleets. Freed P.O.W.S. being taken aboard.
Navy - Active; Tokyo; Japan; Prisoners of War
USA, United States of America, Fujiyama, Allied, prisoners of war, P.O.W., WWII, World War II, Second World War, camp, prisoner, pacific, Pacific Theatre, freedom, George V
Embargoed:6th July 2005 00:20
Topics:Defence / Military
Story Text: World War II POW's are rescued off the Japanese coast
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