Representatives at a negotiation session
ddr-densho-179-85 (Legacy UID: denshopd-p179-00085)
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
Courtesy of the Akira Nakamura Family Collection