Navy World War II veteran surprised with parade for his 100th birthday

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — Veterans rallied together in Sacramento to celebrate a Navy World War II veteran’s 100th birthday on Friday. 

Lt. Richard B. Blackwell served aboard the U.S.S Colorado during World War II and also earned a Purple Heart for his service. 

His birthday was celebrated with parade and a certificate in recognition of his service. 


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