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"The Kiss" to highlight WWII memories weekend

Original post made on Aug 18, 2011

On Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 13 and 14, an event in San Jose will honor veterans of World War II, including a convoy of contemporary military vehicles and a 6-foot bronze statue of "The Kiss," the famous photo of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square on the day the war ended.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, August 12, 2011, 11:56 AM

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Posted by Mark
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on Aug 18, 2011 at 11:40 am

That truly was a great picture, and it sounds like a fun event!

For all of you WWII buffs out there such as yours truly, I just got a free chapter of an upcoming book about Omar Bradley. It's really interesting so far. Heres a link if you feel like checking it out-
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