WWII Veterans Finally Gets Diploma

LIMA — When it comes to 90-year-old World War II veteran Duane Reynolds Sr.’s education at Delphos Jefferson High School, the phrase, “Better late than never” may apply.

After a Veterans Day Lima News story related Reynolds’ experiences as a trained medic in the Navy and Marines in the Pacific, complete with recounts of the Battles of Peleliu and Okinawa, the story ended with the highly-decorated veteran saying how he was welcomed back at his high school.

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