Timeline Worksheet: May 8, 1945, Victory in Europe Day 8 May On May 8, 1945, America and Britain celebrated V-E Day, the day commemorating the end of World War II in Europe. See if you can locate key cities from the war in Europe on this printable map. Timeline Worksheet: May 8, 1945, V-E Day Word War II Worksheet Fits World history and World War II timelines.* *If you are new to this series, visit my introduction to timelines. Return to the Timeline.