Today's Talk: World War II V-E Day Anniversary
JEFFERSON CITY - One Jefferson City resident reflected back on his time fighting in the war on the 70th anniversary of "Victory in Europe," V-E day. V-E day, May 8, commemorates the day German troops throughout Europe finally laid down their arms at the end of World War II.
Jefferson City resident John Sullivan is a veteran of WWII and Legion of Honor winner. In 2014, Gov. Jay Nixon awarded Sullivan with the honor for distinguishing himself during the liberation of France.
What are your family's memories from WWII? How do you commemorate veterans' accomplishments?
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