VJ Day: What to watch

VJ Day 75

There are plenty of things to watch, tune in to and get involved with in the countdown to the 75th Anniversary of VJ Day on 15 August…

5 August

  • 7.30pm: Hosted virtually, by the National Army Museum, authors and historians James Holland and Dr Robert Lyman explore the War in Burma, which was one of the most gruelling campaigns of the Second World War.

6 August

  • 12noon: Big Ideas and the Centre for Military History and Conflict Research at the United Service Institution of India host India Remembers, an event bringing together the UK and India to mark the role of the Indian Army in the Second World War.

7 August

13 August

  • 12noon: Join historian Yasmin Khan in conversation with journalist and author Shrabani Basu as they discuss India’s role in the Second World War. Join the National Army Museum event virtually from home

14 August

15 August

21 August

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