• Short Summary

    Allied officers watch over the signing of the Japanese surrender.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    MS Major General Browning signing surrender. VS of other Allied officers at table.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2052.13
    Media URN:
    62666
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:00:00 / 01:44:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 1274 A

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The location for this clip is the Throne Room of Government House, Rangoon, Burma.

    The document signing took place on 28 August 1945.

    "Major General Browning" is Frederick Browning.

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  2. jamied says

    There's further footage of this event in clip 2052.12.

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