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King George VI speaks to the Empire on VE-Day

The Story

An address by the king praises "those who bore arms so valiantly" during the war.

Medium: Radio
Program: CBC Radio Special
Broadcast Date: May 8, 1945
Speaker: King George VI
Duration: 12:01


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