12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
The greatest generation: Dad embracing mom for the last time

Two members of the greatest generation hugging for what would be the last time. World War II vet Karl with the love of his life, Dorothy. I had brought him from the nursing home to the special care facility for Alzheimer's patients. Together forever

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2012
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Mankato, Minnesota, United States of America
Camera: COOLPIX L5
Copyright: © Thomas Adolphson