Waynesboro Heritage Museum | 420 W. Main St., Waynesboro, Virginia 22980 | Hours: Tuesday–Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Phone: (540) 943-3943

Remembering Waynesboro during World War II

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Main Street, Waynesboro, Virginia 1940s

Important Dates

May 8, 1945 V-E Day or Victory in Europe Day

September 2, 1945 V-J Day or Victory over Japan Day

2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II. In remembrance we have on display in the audio room at the Waynesboro Heritage Museum, a pop-up exhibit about Waynesboro during the War covering War Bond and Stamp Drives and Rationing in Waynesboro.  The pop-up exhibit will be up for the remainder of the year.

Panel 1: War Bonds and Stamp Drives

Panel 2: Rationing in Waynesboro

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