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...World War II. The vessel provided perimeter security for the USS Missouri during the signing of the Japanese surrender at Tokyo Bay.College leader faces forced labor chargeFLORENCE, S.C. - The president and founder of Ca the dral Bible College...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-24/across-region
Practically human: Can smart machines do your job?

...Dubai in 2009.And the trains on several Japanese rail lines run by themselves. Tokyo's Yurikamome Line, which skirts Tokyo Bay, is completely automated. The line - named for the black-headed sea gull that is Tokyo's official bird - employs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-28/practically-human-can-smar
Russell Cross

...September 2, 1945, Mr. Cross witnessed the Japanese surrender on the deck of the battleship U.S.S. Missouri in Tokyo Bay. After WWII, he graduated from the University of Georgia with a BBS degree from the Business School, and moved to Albany...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000166988719
Rifle squad makes sure burials done properly

...of a special fraternity of veterans. Two generations. Three wars. Survivors of places such as Khe Sanh, Chu Lai, Tokyo Bay, the Chosin Reservoir. Recipients of Purple Hearts and Bronze Stars. Now all together, offering a final salute to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2010-11-11/rifle-squad-makes-sure-bur
National
USS Archerfish is 'sub'-ject of biography

...it was unfinished when sunk during its transfer from Tokyo Bay to the Inland Sea to escape increasing aerial bombing...with its enormous tonnage. Archerfish was present in Tokyo Bay for the signing of Japan's surrender in September 1945...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/21/art_435068.shtml
Arts
Travel briefs

...has opened for tours on the north shore of the Arkansas River. The Razorback was launched in 1943 and was serving in Tokyo Bay when Japan surrendered to end World War II on Sept. 2, 1945. The 311-foot-long submarine was decommissioned by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/29/liv_454514.shtml
Life & style
Coffee table books for and about the great outdoors

...count the number of boats participating in a regatta held off Brittany's south coast. Visitors to a volcanic beach on Tokyo Bay include a man fishing, several pigeons, and a woman in a tan straw hat, sitting on the sand with a small dog on each...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/04/art_421042.shtml
Arts
Georgians to see World War II Memorial

...S. forces had attacked Hiroshima. About three weeks later, his boat was one of several U.S. and British ships in Tokyo Bay on Sept. 2, 1945, when Japan formally signed the Instruments of Surrender on board the USS Missouri. "We could see...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/25/met_416704.shtml
Metro
Book salutes often-neglected naval cruisers

...Because of its distinguished record, Portland was among the ships selected to be present at the Japanese surrender in Tokyo Bay in September 1945. It was selected also to go to the Japanese base at Truk and accept the surrender of Japanese forces...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/12/art_415309.shtml
Arts
Former Augusta chief faced war, fires, political battles

...participated in the initial landing and occupation of the Tokyo Bay area. "We stood on the deck of our ship and looked through...Participated in the initial landing and occupation of the Tokyo Bay area and the capture of the HIJMS Nagato, which symbolized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/26/met_382210.shtml
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