VJ Day anniversary:  September 2, 1945


1945  was an unforgettable year:  the death of Franklin Roosevelt, the Truman presidency, the fall of Hitler and the Holocaust.   In the Pacific:  the battles of Iwo Jima and Okinawa; the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki; and finally, Japan’s surrender – 68 years ago today.  NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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