8 September 1945

September 1945

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Japan

General MacArthur arrives in Tokyo to take up his post as Supreme Commander

Far East

US troops land in south Korea

Pacific

The Japanese Surrender on Bougainville
The Japanese
Surrender on
Bougainville

The remaining Japanese forces on New Guinea and Bornoe and in the East Indies surrender

Japanese officially surrender to the Australians on Bougainville.

 


How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 8 September 1945, http://www.historyofwar.org/secondworldwar/date/1945_09_08.html
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