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  • VJ Day - 75th Anniversary

    Here's a link to a search page providing links to many articles and images. Most seem to be UK and not much here in USA;
    https://duckduckgo.com/?q=vj+day+202...234-3rk&ia=web

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    Hi GDB

    I'd have thought that VJ Day would have been big in the US?

    Regards

    Andy H
    "You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life." Churchill

    "I'm no reactionary.Christ on the Mountain! I'm as idealistic as Hell" Eisenhower

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      It was largely overshadowed by the victory in Europe and the parades for those troops coming home. Those who fought in the Pacific would not get home for months longer, and they were hardly noticed at all. America was already heading into it's first peacetime Christmas in a few short months.

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