World War II Kiss

Year: 1945
Photograph by: Victor Jorgesen

Year: 1945
Photograph by: Victor Jorgesen

Year: 1945
Photograph by: Victor Jorgesen

Shot in Times Square, Manhattan, this shows a nurse passionately kissing a returning soldier. The Second World War has just ended and it’s time for love!
This became one of the most iconic images of the war-end celebrations.