This color footage of the Japanese surrender ceremony on board the battleship USS Missouri (BB-63) on 2 September 1945, was filmed by Commander George F. Kosco. In 2010, the Kosco family had the film restored, and the footage is presented now for viewing by the public.

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 Lieutenant) September 04, 2015

South Africa's president Jacob Zuma is among thirty heads of state who will be in Beijing for the celebrations. Thousands of young men from his country took part in the war, and 70 years on, its impact still resonates.

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