Soviet naval flag over the Japanese base of Kataoka on Shumshu Island

Japanese base of Kataoka

Japan’s capitulation: Deputy head of political model for Komsomol work, senior lieutenant V. Streltsov raises the Soviet naval flag over the former Japanese military base Kataoka.


 

 

Location: Shumshu Island, Kuril Islands, USSR
Date: August 22, 1945

In : 1945

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