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HOUSTON -- One of the most famous photographs in United States history is now gracing the V.A. Medical Center in Houston.

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Famous World War II kissing sailor donates poster to VA Medical Center
June 16, 2009

It's a gift from Glenn McDuffie. He's the sailor, seen the world over, kissing a nurse in Times Square on the day Japan surrendered to the United States in 1945.

"I ran out into the street. I was kissing her and someone ran up on us," said McDuffie.

McDuffie donated a large signed poster to the VA Medical Center Tuesday morning.

He also signed smaller versions for people gathered at the event.

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