Mount Prospect Stories: Victory Over Japan
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On August 14, 1945, the world learned that Japan had surrendered, effectively ending World War II. The announcement of V-J Day triggered an enormous celebration, impromptu parades, and the iconic image of one very famous kiss between a nurse and a sailor. Mount Prospect Historical Society Director Lindsay Rice talk about life in Mount Prospect during this exhilarating time. Registration is required. To register, visit the website, stop by the library, or call.