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USS Cumberland Sound (AV-17) Ship’s Commanding Officer, Captain Etheridge Grant, USN, (center), checks charts with a Japanese Navy pilot and Lieutenant Rogers, USN, (at right), as the seaplane tender prepares to enter Tokyo Bay, 28 August 1945. Credit: Naval Historical Center.

In Tokyo Bay, near Yokasuka, American Sub-Tender and Jap and American Subs. First of September 1945. Seaplane tenders of the St. George class in background.

Tokyo, 1945

Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, 1945.

Tokyo, 1945

Along the moat around the palace grounds in Tokyo, 1945.

The Emperor's Palace - one of them. 1945

Tokyo. Radio Tokyo from which "Tokyo Rose" broadcast, is the large building in background.

Sightseeing trip to Japan. We looked at the Japanese and the Japanese looked at us. 1945

Japanese girls. 1945

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