World War II
Six decades after a Queens man helped save hundreds of U.S. servicement during World War II, he as awarded the Bronze Star.
Just when you thought you’d heard everything about World War II, comes this: On Sunday, a Jackson Heights man will receive the thanks of a grateful nation for what he did and the lives he helped save during the war.
We know them from their various roles, but did you know that some of your favorite stars were also in the Armed Forces?
Hundreds of couples donned sailor’s hats and nurses caps and smooched in Times Square on Saturday to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the end of World War II.
A 26 foot statue standing in Times Square depicts the famous moment when an unknown sailor spontaneously kissed a nurse during a celebration marking the end of World War II.