Glenavy, Co. Antrim during the Second World War

The village of Glenavy, Co. Antrim marked the end of the Second World War in the Pacific with celebrations to mark V.J. Day in August 1945.


Co. Antrim

Northern Ireland

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



15th August 2019

In the village of Glenavy, Co. Antrim, locals danced in the Main Street to celebrate the announcement of V.J. Day or Victory over Japan Day.