Skip to content Skip to footer

Edinburgh Collected is currently being updated. The new website will launch at the end of March.  To allow this work to take place, you won't be able to sign into your account from Thursday 16 March until the new site is available. If you've any queries, please contact us

V-J Day, August 1945


About this memory

"The end of the war in the Far East. We joined an aircraft carrier at Trincomalee in Ceylon and were put ashore at Madras in India to await a ship to the UK." - John Maley

HMS Rajaliya was a Fleet Air Arm base in Ceylon.

Donor number: 0083-025

Latest comments