Thursday, October 1, 2009

Editor's Note, KIETH D, with a correction to my info.

The USS Missouri was not "broken up." The battleship was decommissioned and donated to the non-profit USS Missouri Memorial Association, which cares for and operates the ship as the "Battleship Missouri Memorial" in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Its website is:, Emperor Hirohito did not sign the surrender document. Representatives of Japan's government and military did. You can find a list here:
Correction by KIETH D, but I do think that it is a shame that all the info and hard work I put into this site, the one and only comment to come from anywhere is a correction, and perhaps it should be remembered what the essence of blogging is all about, but I suppose that is the way of the world today, small wonder its in the state it is.