VE Day Lymington – May Avenue. (8 May 1945)

Residents of May Avenue celebrating VE day, Lymington. 18 August 1945

Residents of May Avenue, Lymington celebrating VE day. 18 August 1945.

Victory in Europe Day, VE Day, was the public holiday in 1945 to mark the formal acceptance of Nazi Germany’s unconditional surrender of its armed forces by the Allies of World War II. This marked the end of World War II in Europe.

Can you help name any of the people in the photo?

You can see another picture here: VE Day Lymington – High Street. (8 May 1945)

Date: 1945

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