Oldest Living Veteran Honored at Arlington

A Texas man believed to be the oldest living American World War II veteran got a special honor this Veterans Day.

Richard Overaton, 107, had breakfast with President Obama and Vice President Biden before the annual wreath-laying ceremony at the wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.

During the ceremony, President Obama spoke a few words about Overton’s service in the war.

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
WTVY-TV 285 N Foster Street Dothan, AL 36303 334-792-3195
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 231473961 - wtvy.com/a?a=231473961
Gray Television, Inc.