Japanese surrender pen

Catalogue number
  • EPH 4441
Department
Exhibits
Materials
  • whole: metal
  • whole: plastic
  • whole: vulcanite
Dimensions
  • Both: Height 22 mm
  • whole: Depth 50 mm, Width 255 mm
Alternative names
  • full name: Japanese surrender pen
  • simple name: SOU
Creator
Category
souvenirs and ephemera

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Physical description

2 fountain pen with tray, green vulcanite

History note

One of the pens used by Lord Louis Mountbatten to sign the articles of unconditional surrender of the Japanese at Singapore, 12 September 1945.

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