June 20, 2016
The iconic ‘Unconditional Surrender’ statue depicting a kissing sailor and nurse at the end of World War II will be visiting the Battleship New Jersey at the Camden Waterfront this summer.
The iconic "Kiss" bronze sculpture by American artist Seward Johnson will be on the Battleship's pier this summer. pic.twitter.com/SwrlgYG7L1— USS New Jersey (@BattleshipNJ) June 20, 2016
According to the Battleship New Jersey’s website, visitors will be able to view and take pictures at the statue.
The bronze statue is modeled after a photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt taken in Times Square on V-J Day at the end of World War II, sculpted by American artist Seward Johnson.