World War II Veteran Receives 70,000 Valentines From Around The World At age 104, Purple Heart recipient William White loves to scrapbook. His friends invited people on social media to send him valentines. The mountain of well-wishes will keep him busy for a while.
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World War II Veteran Receives 70,000 Valentines From Around The World

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World War II Veteran Receives 70,000 Valentines From Around The World

World War II Veteran Receives 70,000 Valentines From Around The World

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At age 104, Purple Heart recipient William White loves to scrapbook. His friends invited people on social media to send him valentines. The mountain of well-wishes will keep him busy for a while.

STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Good morning, I'm Steve Inskeep. Major Bill White is a Marine Corps veteran in Stockton, Calif. He fought in Iwo Jima in World War II, was wounded and awarded a Purple Heart. At age 104, he loves scrapbooking, so a friend invited people on social media to send him valentines. It's not quite Valentine's Day, but he does have enough cards for the scrapbooks. Reuters reports he received 70,000 cards.

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