Alfred Eisenstaedt of Life magazine captured this image on Aug. 14, 1945 – one of four – of a jubilant sailor George Mendonsa kissing a uniformed nurse in New York’s Times Square after word arrived that the Japanese had surrendered, ending World War II. The nurse was actually a dental assistant named Greta Zimmer. She died on Sept. 8, 2016. She was 92.
Alfred Eisenstaedt of Life magazine captured this image on Aug. 14, 1945 – one of four – of a jubilant sailor George Mendonsa kissing a uniformed nurse in New York’s Times Square after word arrived that the Japanese had surrendered, ending World War II. The nurse was actually a dental assistant named Greta Zimmer. She died on Sept. 8, 2016. She was 92. Alfred Eisenstaedt Life magazine/Time Inc.
Alfred Eisenstaedt of Life magazine captured this image on Aug. 14, 1945 – one of four – of a jubilant sailor George Mendonsa kissing a uniformed nurse in New York’s Times Square after word arrived that the Japanese had surrendered, ending World War II. The nurse was actually a dental assistant named Greta Zimmer. She died on Sept. 8, 2016. She was 92. Alfred Eisenstaedt Life magazine/Time Inc.