104-year-old Marine gets Valentine’s Day cards from thousands

Major Bill White got cards from all over the country, with many people thanking him and sharing their own personal stories.
1:41 | 01/19/20

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Transcript for 104-year-old Marine gets Valentine’s Day cards from thousands
The war war two vet with a collection of memories asking for more it's America strong. Now Mel hall loved mount. There a who's who load that's major Bill White in his dress blues at the age of 104. He still proud marine for thirty years active duty. 1054. Ricard. Her room for. Candor plane major white is one of the oldest living Marines. He fought in world war two and receive the purple heart for being wounded in combat at Iwo jima had a grenade under durable room. About six and truth. From me following his active service he went on to a career in the police force and later joined search and rescue teams. But he always had a hobby to scrapbooking. To document his life you're trying to keep track of Lou. Porsche overdue we were aware and so for this Valentine's Day his family had an idea. An invitation to the public to write this decorated war hero and help them continue the chapters in his scrapbook. It's called operation Valentine's. Also his Jeanne a lot of people a way to use a cute the response overwhelming. Thousands of cards pouring in from all over the country people saint think duke and sharing their personal stories to your major Bill White. Thank you for service and sacrifice to our country. You are seeing an inspiration to her her Easter and though he's busy with his scrapbooking look major white letting us know he's still a tough marine. They didn't call it aggravated eatery written. Standing ready to serve. The united urged a marine. Curtain.

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