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Victims of the Hands of Fate

The internet seems a little confused about V-J Day. Some articles state that it is on 15th August and some say 2nd September. DaysoftheYear.com says that Japan surrendered on 15th August which effectively marked the end of World War II but that the official ceremony didn’t happen until 2 weeks later on 2nd September which is when President Truman marked that day as V-J Day. 310 more words

Celebration

The Tyranny of Peer Pressure

Good morning. It is Monday . . . no wait! Tuesday! September 2, 2014. It’s a four-day work week!

Today is V-J Day, the day that marks the official end of WWII. 1,329 more words

Devotions

V-J Day And The Giant Smooch

 V-J Day! August 14, 1945, President Harry S Truman announced Japan had surrendered, and the war was over; insurmountable joy bursting forth in that moment, one such expression caught forever in time by photographer, Alfred Eisenstaedt. 104 more words

Baby Boomers

V- J Day

THE STRIFE IS OVER, THE BATTLES DONE,

THE VICTORY OF WAR IS WON!!

When the news that Japan had surrendered spread, the rest of world gave thanks and celebrations erupted______… 230 more words

History

7 December 1941 (1)

 
1200 hours – the lights of Waikiki Beach, Oahu, Hawaii were visible from the 2-man units of Commander Nagi Iwasa’s Special Attack Force 4 midget submarines.   618 more words
History