End of World War II 75th Anniversary

On September 2, 1945, government and military officials from the Empire of Japan signed surrender documents aboard the USS Missouri in… read more

On September 2, 1945, government and military officials from the Empire of Japan signed surrender documents aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, formally bringing the Pacific War and World War II to a close. The USS Missouri is now a memorial and museum docked at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, Hawaii. The 75th World War II Commemoration Committee hosted this ceremony aboard the ship marking the 75th anniversary of the surrender. Speakers included Defense Secretary Mark Esper, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Mark Milley and Hawaii Governor David Ige. The Defense Department provided the video. close

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End of World War II 75th Anniversary

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Program ID:
475859-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
First Aired:
Sep 27, 2020 | 2:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Sep 30, 2020 | 7:11am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Sep 27, 2020 | 2:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 28, 2020 | 6:53am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 29, 2020 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 30, 2020 | 1:39am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 30, 2020 | 7:11am EDT | C-SPAN 3