Experiencing War: War's End


Subject:
World War II , V-E (Victory in Europe) Day , Japan & Pacific , V-J (Victory Over Japan) Day

Description:
This feature covers two events at the end of World War II in 1945: Victory in Europe Day (VE Day) on May 8, marking the Allied victory in Europe, and Victory in Japan Day (VJ Day) on August 14 (and formalized on September 2), the day that Japan surrendered to the Allies. Features memoirs, videos of oral history interviews, photos, digitized documents, and more. Part of the Library of Congress Veterans History Project.

Publisher:
Library of Congress

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.loc.gov/vets/stories/ex-war-warsend.html


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