The USS Missouri also known as Mighty Mo, sits on Battleship row looking over the USS Arizona memorial. This Battleship bears a big a role in American history having been commissioned in multiple wars and was the site of the surrender of the Empire of Japan which ended World World II. 428 more words
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Sixty-nine years ago today, World War II came to an end aboard the USS Missouri.
At 9:02 a.m., General Douglas MacArthur brought representatives from 10 allied nations together aboard the “Mighty Mo” to witness Japan’s signing of the Instrument of Surrender. 230 more words