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This page of images consists of photos that were taken of a parade in the town of Peterborough in celebration of victory. V-E Day, 1945.
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American soldiers parading. British soldiers parading. British soldiers at rest in the town courtyard. American troops parading the stars and stripes.
 
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The crowds assembled in the streets of Peterborough. The British navy parades by. The Womens Auxiliary Corp, WAC's, parade with the rest. More American soldiers, probably airmen.
 
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Saluting the flag. American GI's pass by in parade. British soldiers parade by with rifles. A view of Peterborough City Hall taken many years before the war. You will recognize that this is where most of these previous parade photos were taken.
 
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