Local WWII vet gets 100th birthday parade


CHARLTON, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A World War II veteran in Charlton got the birthday celebration of the century on Friday.

Lincoln Dietz turned 100 years old.

It’s hard to celebrate such a milestone during a global pandemic, but Lincoln’s family, friends and neighbors weren’t about to let him down. They held a birthday parade to mark the occasion.

Happy Birthday!

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