VE Day remembered
The crew of a World War Two RAF bomber were reunited and buried with full military honours in the Netherlands, 67 years after being shot down by a German night fighter. Image: Ministry of Defence
It was a poignant way to remember the sacrifices that finally led to the celebration of VE Day on 8 May 1945.
We describe World War II here - and a few of the many gallant men and women who won the war.