How did Japan became involved in World War Two?
The haunting memories of a veteran from the "Forgotten Army"
The horror of living in conditions so cramped you could barely lie down
The lasting impact of VJ Day on WWII veterans
Hear from veterans of the 'Far East' conflict
The horrors POWs faced working on the infamous 'Death Railway' in Burma
We hear from a veteran who helped free Hong Kong from the Japanese
August 15, 2020, marks 75 years since the end of World War II
This week marks 75 years since Japan surrendered and ended World War II
How did we remember VJ Day five years ago?
Victory over Japan Day had been a long time coming – learn about the gruelling campaign that led to it …
The UK's history with nuclear weapons explained.
The atomic bomb on Hiroshima 75 years ago killed 140,000 people.
"... in being the first to use it, [America] had adopted an ethical standard common to the barbarians of the dark ages."
While rationing was in place cheese really came into it's own
British troops moved onto the streets of Londonderry on 14 August 1969.