Frank Arthur Stockwell, R.N. Collection
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September 1945: The Japanese envoy being taken back to Hong Kong after discussing the surrender terms aboard HMS Indomitable.

September 1945: A Japanese officer under escort at Hong Kong.

A Japanese officer surrenders his sword.

September 15, 1945: Armed guards from HMS Indomitable outside Government House, Hong Kong for the surrender ceremony.

September 15, 1945: Vice-Admiral Uitaaro Fijita signs the Instrument of Surrender at Government House, Hong Kong.
(All photos from the collection of Frank Arthur Stockwell, R.N.)
Courtesy of Emma Stockwell

MaritimeQuest is indebted to Emma Stockwell for all her time and efforts in providing her Grandfather's collection for publication.

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