|Caption||Battle Flag (larger flag) hoisted on the aircraft carrier Ticonderoga on orders issued throughout the fleet from Third Fleet Commander William Halsey in response to news that Japan had surrendered, 15 Aug 1945 ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Navy|
|Photos on Same Day||15 Aug 1945|
|Photos at Same Place||Pacific Ocean|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||14 Jun 2014|
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|Licensing||Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".|
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