World War 2: VE - Day. Childrens party, Medway Street. (08/05/1945). A typical VE Day Celebration. Look at http://www.novelties-direct.co.uk/VE-Day-2015-Celebrations/ for all your needs to have your own VE Day Party.
James Doohan was to gain fame as Scotty on Star Trek. But on the outbreak of War in 1939 he joined the Royal Canadian Artillery serving as a lieutenant in 13th Field Regiment in the U.K. He landed on D-Day at Juno beach where late in the day he was seriously wounded being hit four times in a friendly fire incident. Evacuated to the U.K, on recovery he trained as an AOP pilot, and served as an artillery spotter from 1945 to the wars end flying Austers..