60th Anniversary Victory in the PacificPrint Page
A monument commemorates the sixtieth anniversary of victory in the Pacific in World War Two.
VP (Victory in the Pacific) Day, also referred to as VJ (Victory over Japan) Day, is celebrated on 15 August. This date commemorates Japan’s acceptance of the Allied demand for unconditional surrender 14 August 1945. For Australians, it meant that the Second World War was finally over.
|Address:||Cecilia Street, Memorial Park , St Helens, 7216|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -41.322392|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||15-August-1945|
|Actual Event End Date:||15-August-2005|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Monday 15th August, 2005|
R & SLA
St Helens Sub Branch
This plaque commemorates 60th Anniversary of Victory In The Pacific
15th August 1945
Break O'Day Community
15th August 2005