Citations with the tag: V-J Day, 1945

Results 1 - 36

  • A parade of battleships, a squadron of B-1 bombers.
    Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Christian Science Monitor; 9/1/95, Vol. 87 Issue 195, p2 

    Reports on the functions to be held to mark the 50th anniversary celebrations of V-J Day in Hawaii.

  • Japan's surrender brings an end to six years of worldwide struggle.
    Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Christian Science Monitor; 9/1/95, Vol. 87 Issue 195, p10 

    Part XII. Presents the front page of the Christian Science Monitor dated September 1, 1995, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the end of World War II. Brutalities of Japan in the war; Shortages of coal; Preparation by the allied foreign ministers to meet to implement the Potsdam accords,...

  • A swing band played, veterans jitterbugged.
    McLaughlin, Abraham; Siems, Shelby // Christian Science Monitor; 8/15/95, Vol. 87 Issue 182, p2 

    Reports briefly on the 50th anniversary V-J Day festivities in the New York's Times Square.

  • 50th VJ celebration.
    McLaughlin, Abraham; Siems, Shelby // New York Amsterdam News; 8/19/95, Vol. 86 Issue 33, p33 

    Reports on the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of V-J (Victory over Japan) Day in Brooklyn, New York City. Kings County American Legion; Date, Time and Venue of outdoor ceremony.

  • 50th VJ celebration.
    McLaughlin, Abraham; Siems, Shelby // New York Amsterdam News; 8/19/95, Vol. 86 Issue 33, p33 

    Reports on the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of V-J (Victory over Japan) Day in Brooklyn, New York City. Kings County American Legion; Date, Time and Venue of outdoor ceremony.

  • V-J Day anniversary celebrations wrapped up in Hawaii.
    Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Christian Science Monitor; 9/5/95, Vol. 87 Issue 196, p2 

    Reports about the V-J Day anniversary celebrations in Hawaii, focusing on the initiatives of former Japanese and US soldiers aiming at reconciliation.

  • Veterans help boost Hawaii occupancy.
    Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham // Hotel & Motel Management; 12/11/95, Vol. 210 Issue 21, p3 

    Reports on the impact of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of VJ Day on the hotel industry in Hawaii.

  • ETERNAL JOY.
    Carlson, Peter // American History; Aug2010, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p56 

    The article presents a photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt of a U.S. sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square, New York City on V-J Day, 1945.

  • Doug Jung collapses on V-J day parade in Victoria.
    Chow, Lewis // Chinatown News; 10/18/95, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p10 

    No abstract available.

  • V-J Day: A remembrance.
    McCrea, C.H. // Las Vegas Business Press; 9/11/95, Vol. 12 Issue 36, p4 

    Opinion. Recounts the author's experiences during the end of the Second World War. Preparation for the redeployment of American from Europe to the Pacific Theater; Comments on the morality of the use of nuclear weapons on Nagasaki and Hiroshima in Japan.

  • The Year of Commemoration: Fiftieth Anniversary of V-J Day.
    Yen Lee, S. // Chinese American Forum; Oct1995, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p16 

    The article reports on the year of the commemoration of the Victory of Japan Day (V-J Day.) The V-J Day is celebrating its 50th anniversary and during this celebration, the Prime Minister of Japan, who is Tomiichi Murayama, has apologized in an assembly of officials and journalists. He has...

  • V-J DAY-AND AFTER.
    Yen Lee, S. // America; 8/25/1945, Vol. 73 Issue 21, p414 

    The article reports on the various changes that will set in after V-J Day. The author discusses his views on the many challenges that the country will face now that the war in Japan has been officially declared over on August 14, 1945. He explains that along with the social problems that the...

  • Linda Hop at Europe's largest VJ Day Commemoration.
    Yen Lee, S. // Dance Today; Jul2005, Vol. 49 Issue 46, p6 

    Focuses on the Victory in Japan Day Commemoration dance event held during the Festival of Flight in Gloucestershire, England in 2005. Hosts of the event; Bands to be featured at the event.

  • Our own V-J Day.
    Lisotta, Christopher // Advocate; 9/27/2005, Issue 947, p17 

    This article presents the highlights of the 60th anniversary of the V-J Day held in New York City on August 14, 2005. As photographers steadied their cameras to capture Edith Shain and Carl Muscarello in a reenactment of their famous kiss on V-J Day in 1945, Tim Tompkins, president of the Times...

  • V-J night: The way it was.
    Bliven, Naomi // New Yorker; 8/14/95, Vol. 71 Issue 24, p25 

    No abstract available.

  • World War II: Personal accounts from Pearl harbor to V-J day; The artists' view; And views from...
    Bliven, Naomi // American History Illustrated; Nov/Dec91, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p24 

    Announces that three commemorative exhibitions sponsored by the National Archives in Washington, D.C. and its associated presidential libraries open at two San Antonio, Texas museums on December 7. `World War II: Personal Accounts from Pearl Harbor to V-J Day'; `Personal Accounts'; `The...

  • THE ADJUSTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL DISPUTES.
    Masse, B. L.; Anrod, C. W. // America; 8/25/1945, Vol. 73 Issue 21, p408 

    The article reports on the industrial relations and other significant issues that the U.S. will face after the V-J Day. The war has been won in Japan but problems will continue to challenge the government especially in the industries. Productions must be shifted to minimize surplus property and...

  • Remember the Asian War Dead On the Eve of the 50th Anniversary of V-J Day.
    Shu-Chin Yang // Chinese American Forum; Jul1994, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p13 

    The article presents a reminiscence of V-J Day. It mentions that few people in the country remember the tragedies of World War II in Asia. It states that like the Nazis, the Japanese military gathered millions into forced labor camps and gave mass murders. The Japanese used biological warfare,...

  • Agenda 08/05.
    Clifford, Stephanie // Inc.; Aug2005, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p21 

    Presents a calendar of events for entrepreneurs in the U.S. in August 2005. 60th Anniversary of V-J Day featuring motion picture adaptation of several books on war in the Pacific Ocean; Fashion industry trade show Magic to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada; Seminar on workplace manners by Peggy Post.

  • The Happiest Day in American History.
    Carlson, Peter // American History; Aug2010, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p50 

    The article discusses V-J Day in the U.S. in 1945 and social aspects of American victory in World War II. Topics explored include mass gatherings in Times Square, New York City, the official announcement of Japanese surrender, spontaneous celebrations and parades, and the public kissing of women...

  • Waiting Game.
    Carlson, Peter // Los Angeles Magazine; Aug2012, Vol. 57 Issue 8, p196 

    The article provides information on the Los Angeles Union Station, a railway station in Los Angeles, California, which has decided to stop its trains for Metrolink, Amtrak, and three Metro lines just two days before the V-J day in 2012.

  • Revisionist history, Aussie style.
    Carlson, Peter // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 1/30/95, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p22 

    Reports that on January 14, 1995, several major papers carried and Associated Press story about the Australian government's attempts to rename VJ Day (Victory over Japan Day) in advance of this year's 50th anniversary celebrations of the Imperial Japanese armed forces, which brought the Second...

  • Tokyo Bay, August 1945.
    Mountbatten, Philip // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition); 03/15/99 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 133 Issue 11, p47 

    Recounts the author's experience at Tokyo Bay, Japan in August 1945. How the executive officer of HMS Whelp, a British destroyer ship, helped evacuate newly freed British prisoners of war from the Japanese mainland just after V-J Day.

  • Colleges Can Learn Too.
    Palmer, Norman D. // Journal of Higher Education; May1950, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p263 

    The article presents the educational programs during wartime, particularly on V-J Day. It states that service schools took most of the intensive educational training for thousands of men. It includes teaching complicated skills for the sake of waging modern war. It elaborates that through those...

  • Alive in London.
    Tyrrell Jr., R. Emmett // American Spectator; Sep2005, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p79 

    Presents an article on visiting the city of London, England after the July 7, 2005 terrorist attacks. Description of the city prior to the attack; Impact of the bombings on Prime Minister Tony Blair; Significance of the VE and VJ Day to British citizens.

  • Sunday in London.
    Tyrrell Jr., R. Emmett // American Spectator; Sep2005, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p79 

    Presents an article on the 60th commemoration of the VE and VJ Day in London, England in July 2005. Highlights of the celebration; Significance of the event to World War II veterans.

  • The year of Commemoration: Fiftieth Anniversary of V-J Day.
    S. Yen Lee // Chinese American Forum; Jan1995, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p16 

    The article presents the commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of V-J Day. The celebration is to bear in mind the war victims humanly and study the chronological lesson truthfully. Activities for the event include the Enola Gay Exhibition, the issuance of a commemorative U.S. postal stamp...

  • Lest We Forget.
    S. Yen Lee // National Review; 9/11/1995, Vol. 47 Issue 17, p20 

    The article comments on the 1995 commemoration in the U.S. of the 50th anniversary of the Victory in Japan Day, 1945. President Bill Clinton failed to show up during the celebration. Then he compounded this lapse by allowing the celebrations to be renamed Victory in the Pacific, as if U.S....

  • Racing the Enemy: Stalin, Truman, and the Surrender of Japan.
    Levering, Ralph B. // Journal of American History; Jun2007, Vol. 94 Issue 1, p329 

    The article reviews the book "Racing the Enemy: Stalin, Truman, and the Surrender of Japan," by Tsuyoshi Hasegawa.

  • Reflections on VJ Day.
    Chan, Douglas s. // Chinese American Forum; Jul2005, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p35 

    Presents reflections of the author on V-J Day. Assessment on the significant contributions of Chinese Americans to the war campaign of the U.S. during World War II; Figures of the number of Chinese Americans who served in the U.S. Army and Navy; Citation of the exploits of the foremost Chinese...

  • V-J Day and Then . . .: The Postwar World.
    Lukacs, John // New Republic; 8/2/75, Vol. 173 Issue 5/6, p18 

    Focuses on the V-J Day when the Second World War came to an end, while discussing the post World War period in the U.S. Comparison of the V-J Day with the end of the First World War in November 1918; Reference to brief orderly outburst of popular joy in the ruined streets and parks of London,...

  • President Commemorates 60th Anniversary of V-J Day.
    Bush, George W. // Vital Speeches of the Day; 9/1/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 22, p642 

    Presents a speech by U.S. President George W. Bush delivered at the Naval Air Station North Island in San Diego, California on August 30, 2005. Commemoration of the anniversary of the Victory in Japan day; Achievements of the military veterans of World War II; Estimated number of U.S. people...

  • NOVEMBER 11.
    Bush, George W. // America; 11/10/1945, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p155 

    The author reflects on having peace instead of war. He states that there is an Armistice Day as well as a V-E Day and V-J Day, but not a Peace Day. He relates that the most distressing spectacle of the recent years was the unrestrained effort of millions of people around the world to avoid the...

  • Celebrating V-J Day.
    Bush, George W. // National Review; 8/28/1995, Vol. 47 Issue 16, p12 

    The article presents comments on the curious role reversal that occurred after the U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan in 1945. Fifty years after V-J Day, Japan, the aggressor, sees itself as an injured party, while in the U.S. there is unease over the method use to achieve victory. The U.S....

  • Cold War Kiss: On Russia, the U.S. and the "Return to Normalcy".
    Luciates, John // BAGnewsNotes; Mar2014, p4 

    The article relates "Times Square Kiss," a photograph by Alfred Eisenstadt that portrays an American sailor kissing a woman on Victory over Japan Day (V-J Day) in Times Square in New York City on August 14, 1945 with the Russian aggression in the Crimea. It notes that the photograph which marked...

  • AMNESIA DAY.
    Keller, Morton // New Republic; 9/18/95-9/25/95, Vol. 213 Issue 12/13, p14 

    Criticizes the mass media in the U.S. for ignoring the end of the Second World War in the Pacific in commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Victory in Japan Day. Stand of the conservatives and liberals in the U.S. on the issue of dropping the atomic bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan;...

Share

Other Topics