Representatives at a negotiation session
ddr-densho-179-86 (Legacy UID: denshopd-p179-00086)
Representatives making preliminary negotiations for the surrender of the Ryukyus Islands to the Commanding General of the Tenth Army. Civilian Interpreter Weri Takemura who once lived in Chicago,and Major General Toshiro Taga who represented Lieutenant General Toshiro Nomi, Japanese Commander of Sakishima. Photographer: Lieutenant Stauch.
September 4-5, 1945
Courtesy of the Akira Nakamura Family Collection