Tuesday, August 14, 2018

The Kissing Sailor On V-J Day: On This Day In History The Japanese Surrendered


As History.com notes, on this day in history the Japanese surrendered and World War II ended.

You can read about the surrender via the below link:

https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/japans-surrender-made-public

In the above iconic Alfred Eisenstaedt photo, a sailor kissed a nurse in Times Square when the surrender was announced.

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