Representatives at a negotiation session

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Akira Nakamura Family Collection

Representatives making preliminary negotiations for the surrender of the Ryukyus Islands to the Commanding General of the Tenth Army. Left to right: Lieutenant Colonel Nakamizo Takashi, who represented Japanese Army commander on Anami, Major General Toshisada Tokada; and Lieutenant Commander Tairo Sato who was a delegate of Rear Admiral Tadao Kato Japanese Naval Commander of Amami Group. Photographer: Lieutenant Strauch.

September 4-5, 1945


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Courtesy of the Akira Nakamura Family Collection

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