Dundrod, Co. Antrim during the Second World War

The village of Dundrod, Co. Antrim celebrated the end of the Second World War in the Pacific with a night of celebration on V.J. Day in 1945.


Co. Antrim

Northern Ireland

Victory over Japan: V.J. Day celebrations in Dundrod, Co. Antrim



15th August 2019

In Dundrod and Loanends, bonfires lit the sky and local residents played games and danced to mark V.J. Day or Victory over Japan Day in 1945.