'Lest We Forget' Online Exhibition
This Online exhibition has been produced as part of the national and local commemorations of the 60th anniversary of VE Day and VJ Day.
Using photographs, documents and wartime ephemera it aims to reflect the life of Birmingham citizens during World War Two and the celebrations that greeted the end of that war in the summer of 1945.
The images used in this exhibition are taken from the collections of Birmingham Central Library - Archives and Heritage Service, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. With special thanks to contributors of material from their personal collections: Norman Bartlam, Roy Edwards, Henry Mason, Colin Gibbs and Alan Wyant.
'We Also Served'
VE Day Celebrations
Victory Parade and VJ Day
See below for more
You can see larger versions of all the pictures by clicking on them.
PLUS ! Why not have a go at our VE Day Quiz?
'Home Front' on roof of BSA factory, Redditch
Memories of VE Day
World War II picture quiz for young people
Library Services at Home VE Day Party 2005
War Memorials in Birmingham