America is bombing Japan, but the atomic bomb drops on August 6 and 9 finally cause surrender. The celebrations of victory quickly give way to the challenges of occupation. Mortal enemies must become partners in Japan's rebirth.
Spring of 1945 marks the deadliest three months of the Pacific War. As the Allies close in on Japan, Americans find a bloodbath on Okinawa, Australians invade Borneo, and rescued POWs reveal a nightmare in Thailand.