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  • Victory-Europe, from World War II.

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Examples

  • Say what you will about the propriety of the Americans marching in the Russian V-E Day parade

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Not a May Day Parade

  • Say what you will about the propriety of the Americans marching in the Russian V-E Day parade, especially given the current state of the Russian government.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Not a May Day Parade

  • May 9 is the Russian V-E Day, and celebrates the defeat of the Nazis (the one good thing that the Soviets did help do, of course after helping the Nazis a few years earlier).

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Not a May Day Parade

  • Sadly, V-E and V-J Day will pass mostly unnoticed here in the US.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Not a May Day Parade

  • Shortly after V-E Day, Eisenhower spoke about the likelihood of continued cooperation with the USSR.

    Between War and Peace

  • The realities facing the United States in the weeks and months after V-E Day differed sharply from wartime imaginings.

    Between War and Peace

  • Six months after V-E Day the U.S. Army was but a shadow of the powerful force that had overwhelmed the Wehrmacht.

    Between War and Peace

  • Or, to quote a museum staffer who hailed Mr. Heckscher much like one assumes his troops did Eisenhower on V-E Day OK, so I'm getting a bit overwrought, but Mr. Heckscher, the Lawrence A. Fleischman chairman of the American Wing, has been overseeing this renovation since 2001: "Sir, congratulations."

    American Idyll

  • But that court was a unique military tribunal, created specifically for the circumstances after V-E Day.

    Terror on Trial

  • The 40th anniversary of the Normandy landings and of V-E and V-J days had filled the air with encomiums to our long-lost martial splendor, and I naively felt bad that B. Bunny had to serve in the debased, modern Marine Corps.

    Getting Their Guns Off

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