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Sailor who embraced nurse in Times Square kiss photo at end of Second World War dies at 95

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Sailor who embraced nurse in Times Square kiss photo at end of Second World War dies at 95

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George Mendonsa, the ecstatic sailor shown kissing a woman in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II, has died. He was 95. Mendonsa fell and had a seizure on Sunday at the assisted living facility in Middletown, Rhode Island, where he lived with his wife of 70 years, his daughter, Sharon …

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