Press release: World War II-era munition safely transported to Melrose Air Force Range

WW II-ERA MUNITION SAFELY TRANSPORTED TO MELROSE AIR FORCE RANGE

May 8, 1945

President Truman proclaimed “complete and final victory” in the European theater “of the greatest war in history.” He cautioned, however, “the victory is but half won. The West is free, but the East is still in bondage to the treacherous tyranny of the Japanese.” … Mandell’s department store was among Clovis businesses celebrating Victory in […]