from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. May 8, 1945, the day on which the Allies announced the surrender of German forces in Europe.
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- n. the date of Allied victory in Europe, World War II
For, a year after that touch - ing ceremony at Hawker, in September of 1945, with V-E Day at hand, the fifth anniversary of the Battle of Britain was celebrated in London's Thanksgiving Week with a mass flight over the city by Fighter Command, with Group Captain Douglas Bader, D.S.O.,