Our resident quizmaster Colin Dollimore has put together a quiz to keep you entertained on VE Day. Here are the questions. The answers will be posted on Friday evening (or Saturday morning if I forget!) Good luck!
VE 75 DAY QUIZ
1 Who was the British Prime Minister on VE DAY ?
2 What was the date of VJ day ?
3 Who was the British Prime Minister on VJ day ?
4 Which American was Supreme Allied Commander in Europe ?
5 Who was the US President on VE day ?
6 Who was the US President on VJ day ?
7 Where did the main people’s party take place on VE day ?
8 What were Winston Churchill’s middle names ?
9 Was bread rationed in WW2 ?
10 When did sweet rationing end?
11 Were fruit and vegetables rationed ?
12 What was the last item to be de-rationed ?
13 In which two Japanese cities were nuclear bombs detonated in August 1945 ?
14 Adolf Hitler predicted WW2 in his memoirs published in 1925. What were they called ?
15 On what date was Pearl Harbour attacked by the Japanese ?
16 What was the codename for the D-Day invasion.
17 Which American first recorded ‘American Patrol ‘ ?
18 What rank did Glenn Miller attain in the Army/Airforce Band ?
19 How old was Vera Lynn on VE day ?
20 What was Vera Lynn’s only charted No 1 single in the UK ?