Study Guide

Unbroken Chapter 32

By Laura Hillenbrand

Chapter 32

Cascades of Pink Peaches

  • The men feast on food falling from the sky as they wait to be rescued.
  • Louie is almost squished by a drum full of shoes (delivered by Amazon's drone program?) but other than that everything is going fine.
  • Finally, on September 2, 1945, Japan signs a formal surrender: "The Second World War was over" (4.32.27).
  • "All Louie felt was rapture." (4.32.29) Cue second Blondie video in two chapters.
  • After two-and-a-half years, Louie is finally going home. On September 5, a train comes to take the POWs away.