From photographs showing the early days of school pupils being taught evacuation procedures and how best to respond to the incoming air raids that would destroy homes and take lives, to the jubilant scenes witnessed on 8th May 1945 - VE Day - we can watch the city’s WWII story unfold.
VE Day 75: 18 archive photographs telling Edinburgh's World War II story
To mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day, we’ve scoured our archives at The Scotsman and Edinburgh Evening News to bring you a selection of photographs that illustrate Edinburgh’s World War II story.
By David Mclean
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