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In the port of Kupang (Timor) on the deck of the HMAS Moresby, the Japanese commander Colonel Tatsuichi Kaida and his chief of staff Major Minoru Shoji, listen to the terms of surrender in connection with the capitulation of Japan (Credit: Museum of the Tropics, Amsterdam, Netherlands)

In the port of Kupang (Timor) on the deck of the HMAS Moresby, the Japanese commander Colonel Tatsuichi Kaida and his chief of staff Major Minoru Shoji, listen to the terms of surrender in connection with the capitulation of Japan (Credit: Museum of the Tropics, Amsterdam, Netherlands)