This Is Your Victory


This extremely poignant poem was written by Teresa Harrison-Best in commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day in London, 8th May 1945.

After looking through personal accounts and film reels about the celebrations she decided to write a snap shot of the day. Although V J day was later, and it was also a dreadfully sad time for many, she thought the poem would just concentrate on the day’s timeline.

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