12th Jul, 2020

Bromsgrove's annual VJ Day parade to be held this Saturday to commemorate 'Victory in Japan'

BROMSGROVE’S annual VJ Day parade will take place at the town’s Burma Star Memorial at Crown Close this Saturday.

The parade will muster from 9.30am at Amphlett Hall and the service will start at 10am.

The event is always held on the closest Saturday to August 15 which will mark the 73rd anniversary of Victory over Japan at the end of the Second World War.

Bromsgrove’s Burma Star is the national memorial for that particular conflict.

For more on the parade or service, email Bromsgrove Royal British Legion chairman Patrick Smith at patrick.smith@uwclub.net or call him on 07949 789841.

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