List of liberators and army personnel invited to the 40th anniversary celebration of Liberation Day, includes forms with names of army personnel, rank and unit of liberating force, special task at time of Liberation, and specific memories of the liberation of the Island

Reference: A/D1/L11/1

Date: March 19th 1985 - January 26th 1989

Liberation Day 1965: Correspondence concerning Liberation Day as a public holiday, and the reunion party of the No16 Ordnance Beach Detachment, part of Force 135

Reference: B/A/L41/15

Date: December 23rd 1964 - April 30th 1965

Orders made by the force 135 commander, Brigadier A E Snow Includes; Copy of the Defence (Channel Islands) Regulations 1944, Brigadier Snow's letter of the 6/05/1945 and proclamation, and Orders designating a Competent Military Authority under 1944 regulations

Reference: B/A/L6/1

Date: May 6th 1945 - July 10th 1945

Photocopy of the Souvenir Programme 'Stars of the Army' cast made up of the Liberation Forces, show produced by Ted Taylor with words of the Liberation Waltz

Reference: C/C/L/C15/2

Date: 1945 - 1945

Force 135

Reference: C/C/L/C7/4

Force 135 Unit, lists of attendees at the Liberation celebration events with remarks re accommodation etc. - HMS Beagle/Bulldog/Cosby/Narbrough; LST 238; 620 (Pembrokeshire) Regiment R A; 259 Field Company RE; Coastal Forces ML 600; Force 135; Miscellaneous Regiments; World War II Veterans

Reference: C/C/L/C7/4/1

Date: April 25th 1995 - April 25th 1995

Force 135 Programme of Events

Reference: C/C/L/C7/4/2

Date: May 7th 1995 - May 9th 1995

Correspondence regarding arrangements for members of Force 135 attending the Liberation celebrations. Arranged in alphabetical order (A-C)

Reference: C/C/L/C7/4/3

Date: 1994 - 1995

Correspondence regarding arrangements for members of Force 135 attending the Liberation celebrations. Arranged in alphabetical order (D-W)

Reference: C/C/L/C7/4/4

Date: 1994 - 1995

Correspondence between Bruce Willing, Co-ordinator Occupation & Liberation Committee and various hotels in the Island regarding offers of accommodation for World War II veterans visiting for the liberation celebrations

Reference: C/C/L/C7/4/5

Date: July 13th 1994 - March 24th 1995

Correspondence between Bruce Willing, Co-ordinator Occupation & Liberation Committee and various airlines/shipping companies regarding sponsorship for travel expenses for World War II veterans

Reference: C/C/L/C7/4/6

Date: August 12th 1994 - April 7th 1995

Correspondence regarding the Guernsey liberators visiting the Islands to attend the liberation celebrations, arranged in alphabetical order. Copy of 'Operation Nestegg' a narrative submitted by D Small 19 May 1945

Reference: C/C/L/C7/4/7

Date: 1994 - 1995

Photograph of five men in the wardroom on HMS Bulldog during the acceptance of surrender in St Peter Port, including Generalmajor Oberst Heine and Kaptitanleutnant Armin Zimmerman (other men unidentified) Photograph originally attached to C/C/L/C7/4/7/25

Reference: C/C/L/C7/4/8

Date: 1994 - 1995

Correspondence regarding medallions sent to members of Force 135, arranged in alphabetical order, including information about members who had recently deceased

Reference: C/C/L/C8/2

Date: 1994 - 1995

Digital copy of a Quiz in the Jersey Evening Post containing questions relating to the Independent Jersey Care Inquiry titled Have you been paying attention in 2015? It's the Quiz of the Year.

Reference: C/D/AW13/A1/48

Date: December 29th 2015 - December 29th 2015

Images of a drumhead service of thanksgiving held on the Weighbridge and victory march of troops representing the Liberation Force to mark Victory in Japan Day and the end of the Second World War. The images include the Bishop of Southampton Right Reverend Edmund Robert Morgan and the Bailiff Alexander Moncrieff Coutanche. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 13 of Red Contact File 18A from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/18A/CS14/3

Date: 1945-08 - August 25th 1945

List of contents

Reference: L/C/14/A/5/1

Date: February 16th 1945 - February 16th 1945

Force 135 00 No. 3 instruction for Jersey landing Force

Reference: L/C/14/A/5/10

Date: May 3rd 1945 - May 3rd 1945

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