60TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE END OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR.
Coins, enclosed within a First Day Cover, issued by the Royal Mint in original package, and in pristine condition.
PEACE HAS ONCE AGAIN COME TO THE WORLD. Clement Attlee, 14 August 1945
Just over three months after Germany's surrender ended hostilities in Europe, newly elected British Prime Minister, Clement Attlee, announced that Japan had conceded defeat. After nearly six years of war, the world was finally at peace. laughing and singing. All across the country impromptu parties took place with bonfires and fireworks turning the sky into a ruddy glow.