Proudly saluting after 70 years
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Kyle Richardson (USARPAC)
SAIPAN, Northern Mariana Island—Howard Johnson, a 96-year-old World War II veteran, walks through the American Memorial Park Museum before a parade honoring the 70th Anniversary of the Battle of Saipan, June 15. Johnson was 19 when he landed on the beaches of Saipan during the battle, he first served in the Merchant Marines before enlisted into the Army. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Kyle J. Richardson, USARPAC PAO)
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