"The Last Kiss" WWII. So powerful and sweet.

"The Last Kiss" WWII - Departure of the “Amerigo Vespucci” Egypt, 1963 - Who is the photographer?

Yes

It's okay to say God Bless America - there are some people I know that don't appreciate where they live. So I say "God Bless America" and "Proud to LIVE in America"! Cause Wade Baker is an asshole who doesn't appreciate the great America.

May 08, 1945 — Two million people gathered in Times Square to celebrate the end of World War II.

May 1945 - Times Square New York City Two million people gathered to celebrate the end of World War II. That's people, think about that.

An elderly couple walked into the lobby of the Mayo Clinic for a checkup and spotted a piano. They've been married for 62 years and he'll be 90 this year. Check out their impromptu performance.

An elderly couple walked into the lobby of the Mayo Clinic for a checkup and spotted a piano. They've been married for 62 years and he'll be 90 this year. Check out their impromptu performance. If we knew how to play piano, this would be us Conway

An American soldier receives a kiss in gratitude for the liberation of Paris during World War II. August 25, 1944

An American soldier receives a kiss in gratitude for the liberation of Paris during World War II - August 25 1944

When troops liberated the concentration camps they were unprepared for what they encountered. Here a U.S. soldier holds a victim of Nazi terror sobbing in relief of his liberation.

aww, God bless them. pinner writes: When troops liberated the concentration camps they were unprepared for what they encountered. soldier holds a victim of Nazi terror sobbing in relief of his liberation.

March 1945, Iwo Jima, Japan  Marine Cpl. Edward Burckhardt

“Corporal Edward Burckhardt, of Yonkers, New York, sports a kitten that he found at the base of Suribachi Yama on the battlefield at Iwo Jima when he came ashore with the Marine Division.” Amazing that people can have time for cats at such a moment.

Old Glory

Raising Old Glory ~ Patriotic Norman Rockwell painting of Americans paying honor to our US flag, ca.

Cute.

Because they were so right

19 Kisses Captured At The Perfect Moment: Marlene Dietrich kisses a GI as he arrives home from World War II in this is just a heart warming beautiful photo.

In 1944, LIFE’s Alfred Eisenstaedt captured a private moment repeated in public millions of times over the course of the war: a guy, a girl, a goodbye — and no assurance that he’ll make it back.

Couple in Penn Station sharing farewell kiss before he ships off to war during WWII. (Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images) Jan 1943

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