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Freta Friedman is the nurse in the famous photo marking the end of World War II, in which two strangers kissed in the middle of Times Square. The image was used on the cover of LIFE Magazine, 1945 (the sailor's name was George Mendonsa)
WII's famous kiss, unraveled Photo by Sam Yu Greta Friedman, of Frederick, holds an autographed copy of the famous Life magazine photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt taken in New York’s Times Square on V-J Day in 1945. Authors of a new book say they have proved the people in the photo are Friedman and George Mendonsa.