General Dwight D. Eisenhower, Admiral Sir Harold M. Burrough, Allied Naval Commander in Chief in Europe, and Marshall Gregory Zhukov, Deputy Supreme Commander of all Soviet Forces, at SHAEF. At right is Lt. Col. O. Pontuhoff, interpreter. 1945 June 10.
Marshal of the Soviet Union G.K. Zhukov and British Air Chief Marshal A. Tedder confirm with their signatures on the night of May 9, 1945 the Act of unconditional surrender of the German Armed Forces. [Berlin], May 9, 1945.