Japanese Surrender Point
Japanese Surrender Point


Japanese Surrender Point at Layang-Layangan Beach

Japanese Surrender Point
at Layang-Layangan Beach
 


This is where the 37th Japanese Southern Army surrendered to the 9th Division Australian Imperial Forces on 9th September 1945 which led to the end of WWII in Borneo. It is also in this area that Southeast Asia's first war crime trials were conducted.

Beside the left hand side of this Japanese Surrender Point is the Peace Park.

 


LABUAN & BRUNEI BAY
AND AUSTRALIA
1945

Japanese Surrender Point

The story of the surrender of the Japanese is recorded on this one plaque.
 






 

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