WW II veteran celebrates 104th birthday in Virginia

WW II veteran celebrates 104th birthday in Virginia
CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — Retired Lt. Col. Louis Frazier Martin’s front lawn was packed with well-wishers to help him celebrate the centenarian’s 104 birthday.

On July 3, Martin’s surprise party kicked off with a car caravan assembly spearheaded by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore National Alumni Association. The procession paraded past Martin’s Roosevelt Avenue residence near Virginia State University in Chesterfield County.
Martin who was told that he was going to a restaurant said, “I didn’t expect all this.”

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