VE Day in America
20th Century • 7m 56s
On 8 May 1945 Karl Donitz authorised the formal, final surrender of Nazi Germany, marking the end of World War Two in Europe. This archive footage from 1945, retells the major events of the Second World War and how complete victory in Europe was finally achieved. A British Movietone film first released on 14 May 1945. Sourced from AP Archive.
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