104-year-old WWII Veteran honored in Gardendale

104-year-old WWII Veteran honored in Gardendale
Mr. Walter Jones was honored with a drive-by parade in Gardendale. (Source: Billy Stewart)

GARDENDALE, Ala. (WBRC) - A very special birthday recently happened in Gardendale. A World War II veteran turned 104.

Walter Jones was celebrated with a drive by parade of 73 vehicles, including a restored WWII USMC jeep he got to ride in.

Mr. Jones lives in Gardendale in an assisted living facility.

Thank you Mr. Jones for your service and Happy Birthday!

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