Distraught woman clutching tear-sodden handkerchief as she looks blindly after her soldier boyfriend who has just walked away after saying goodbye in Pennsylvania Station as he returns to active duty after a short furlough during WWII.


  • Title: Soldiers Farwells At Penn Station
  • Date: 1944
  • Location: New York, NY, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Us Armed Forces, Expressions, Crying, Farewells, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Alfred Eisenstaedt
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_1129198
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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