A kiss goodbye – An American flag waves behind them as a couple kiss goodbye. In celebration of Valentine's Day, here are images of couples kissing goodbye as soldiers depart New York's Penn Station for World War II in April 1943.
A kiss goodbye – Although the sailor has been overseas before, he stands tenderly close to his sweetheart as they say their goodbyes once again.
A kiss goodbye – A couple embraces as others look on.
A kiss goodbye – Clasping his hands, a woman kisses her beau before he departs.
A kiss goodbye – A soldier wraps his arms around his lover as they bid farewell.