A sailor runs for cover past flaming wreckage hit by dive bombers that had already blasted Pearl Harbor and Hickam Field; Kaneohe Bay Naval Station.
December 01, 1941 License
The star of the movie 'Pearl Harbor' Ben Affleck(R) kisses his co-star Kate Beckinsale(L) as US Navy personnel applaud as they arrive for the world premiere of 'Pearl Harbor' which was shown on the deck of the US Navy aircraft carrier...More
December 07, 2011 License
Japanese Imperial Headquarters representative General Yoshijiro Umezu (foreground; R) signing a surrender document while General MacArthur (foreground; C) watches, aboard the U.S.S. 'Missouri,' Tokyo Bay.
April 25, 2005 License
Japanese signatories look on as US Gen. Richard Sutherland checks over official documents mistakenly signed in the wrong place by several Allied officers during the official surrender of Japan Mamoru Shigemitsu aboard the USS Missouri;...More
Soldiers and sailors on the decks of the USS Missouri to watch the Japanese surrender which was signed on board, 2nd September 1945.
September 02, 2015 License
Crowds cheering on Great White Way, New York City, as President Truman announces Japan's surrender at the end of World War II. A scaled-down version of the Statue of Liberty is in the foreground.
April 01, 2005 License
Happy sailor kissing nurse in Times Square during impromptu VJ Day celebration following announcement of the Japanese surrender and the end of WWII.
People sitting on curb among tickertape, confetti and paper after celebrating the end of WWII on VJ Day.
A sailor reading the news of the Japanese surrender in New York's Times Square in the early hours of tuesday morning. (Photo by Weegee(Arthur Fellig)/International Center of Photography/Getty Images)
September 02, 2010 License
Cheering crowds in Piccadilly during the VJ Day celebrations.