Shaw pp 481-482 | Cite as

Questions of the Hour, June 1945

  • A. M. Gibbs
Part of the Interviews and Recollections Series book series (IR)


From ‘GBS Mounts the John Bull Platform to Answer these Questions of the Hour’, John Bull, 23 June 1945. The German High Command accepted the Allies’ terms of surrender on 7 May 1945. The war against Japan ended in August. On 26 July 1945 the British Labour Party under Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl, Viscount Prestwood (1882–1967) scored a decisive electoral victory over the Conservatives under Churchill.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. Gibbs
    • 1
  1. 1.Macquarie UniversityAustralia

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