Representatives at a negotiation session
ddr-densho-179-88 (Legacy UID: denshopd-p179-00088)
Major General Toshiro Taga, Representative of Lt. General Toshiro Nomi, Japanese Commander of Sakishima Group, making preliminary negotiations for the surrender of the Ryukyus Islands to the Commanding General of Tenth Army. The civilian interpreter is Weri Takamura who once lived in Chicago. Photographer: Lieutenant Strauch.
September 4-5, 1945
Courtesy of the Akira Nakamura Family Collection