Email List
 

Watch Newscasts LIVEKnow Your Candidates Traffic Pay It ForwardTailgate PartyAuto MattersYou Made It
Advertise with us!

Forecast    more >

Synopsis.......

 

 

Happy Halloween everyone. Sunny skies for today with highs again in the low and mid 70's. High pressure will allow things to cool down quickly for trick or treaters. Temps tonight fall to the low and mid 40's. Sunny skies all weekend. Saturday and Sunday peak in the low and mid 60's. 

 

Lakes ...

More...

Washington Times

Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Sailor from famous World War II photo dies

HOUSTON From KHOU TV and www.khou.com

The sailor kissing the nurse in the famous end of World War II celebration of V-J day photo taken Aug. 14, 1945 in Times Square has died.

Glenn Edward McDuffie died on Sunday at the age of 86. Lois Gibson, a forensic artist, proved positively McDuffie was the sailor in August 2007 after many men had claimed to be the man in the photo.

McDuffie was born in Kannapolis, N.C. on Aug. 3, 1927. He joined the U.S. Navy at age 15 in 1942 after he found a friend to forge his mothers signature and amenable notary public.

He played professional baseball after leaving service with the Virginia League Champions.

In 1960, the World War II veteran moved to Houston where he lived until 2009. He spent his last years near his daughter Glenda Bell in a Dallas suburb.

The service for McDuffie will be held at the Dallas/Ft. Worth Veterans Cemetery in Dallas.

He is preceded in death by his children Elene McDuffie and Mike McDuffie. He is survived by his daughter Glenda Bell and his grandchildren, Christopher and Jordan Bell.

This story comes to us through KFDM TV's media partnership with KHOU TV in Houston

 

Tonight on KFDM Channel 6

6:00
KFDM 6 NEWS AT 6
6:30
WHEEL OF FORTUNE
7:00
Undercover Boss
8:00
Hawaii Five-0
9:00
BLUE BLOODS
10:00
KFDM 6 NEWS TONIGHT AT 10

Complete Schedule »

Talkers