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World War II veteran wants cards for 96th birthday

Posted: 6:24 AM, Dec 06, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-06 11:24:38Z

A World War II veteran living in California has just one wish for his upcoming 96th birthday. He wants to get birthday cards from everyone, and his daughter is trying to make that happen.

Duane Sherman earned a Purple Heart, for a mission he served in 1944 and more than 70 years later unfortunately many of his friends have passed away.

Now, his daughter is asking people to mail him cards so that he has something to look forward to opening on his birthday.

Sherman's birthday is Dec. 30 and here is his address to help to make the wish come true:

Duane Sherman
P.O. Box 794
Highland, CA 92346