Alaska National Guard Officially Discharges WWII Veteran

In Bethel, Alaska, the Alaska National Guard discharged a living member of the Alaska Territorial Guard from WWII. PVT (ret) Paul C. Charles, lying about his age, enlisted at 12 years-old into the ATG to protect the territory of Alaska from the Japanese during WWII. He has been waiting 65 years for this day.

 

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