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Old 05-10-2017, 01:53 AM
 
Location: Slovakia
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Hello, do you guys in U.S celebrate victory day (8th or 9th May) ?
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Old 05-10-2017, 09:59 AM
 
Location: Bouncing twixt Texas Hill Country and Amarillo
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No, we don't. Veterans, historians, and the occasional journalist will take note, but it's not a holiday.
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Old 05-10-2017, 10:32 AM
 
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VE Day and VJ Day only get mentioned a little when it is a big anniversary.........50 years (1995) and hopefully at 75 years(2020 )


It was a huge event when it happened though !
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Old 05-13-2017, 10:39 AM
 
Location: San Diego CA
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Sadly victory over the Nazi's is hardly mentioned anymore. Time passes. The generation that fought in World War Two is almost gone. Most people here could not even tell you what happened in Europe in May of 1945.
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