Representatives at a negotiation session

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Akira Nakamura Family Collection

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


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Courtesy of the Akira Nakamura Family Collection

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