NPR.org—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.
104-year-old World War II vet receives more than 70,000 valentines from well-wishers across the globe. This will be William White's 104th Valentine's Day, and it's shaping up to be the best one yet.White, 104, is a World War II veteran who lives in an assisted living facility in Stockton, California. A retired major, he received a Purple Heart after being injured at Iwo Jima. One of White&