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VJ Day, 15 August 1945

From Max Hastings’ history of the war in the Pacific, “Nemesis”.

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Two commemorative fragments… This passage from Max Hastings’ book, “Overlord”, always sticks in my mind. And, via the FT’s Twitter feed (all credit to them for running it), here’s how the City’s paper covered the landings.  A good day for … Continue reading

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