World War II Veteran asking for birthday cards


Courtesy of Brookdale Watauga Facebook

WATAUGA, Texas (NEWS10) – A World War II Veteran is asking people to help him celebrate his birthday.

Jim South turns 100 October 7th and his birthday wish is to receive 100 cards.

His senior living home posted a picture of South with a sign asking for the cards.

“Hello! My name is James South and I am a proud WWII veteran! I will be turning 100 on October 7th, 2019. I would like…

Posted by Brookdale Watauga on Thursday, September 19, 2019

South joined the army in 1940 and was deployed to Normandy seven days after D-Day.

He already has plans for his birthday cards, he says he’s going to hang them in his room.

If you want to send South a special birthday message, you can send cards to:

James South
5800 North Park Drive
Watauga, TX 76148

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