Tuesday, April 30, 2013

WWII Veteran celebrates 104th birthday

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. --- Monday was a special day for one veteran in Prestonsburg.

Jay Cox turned 104 years old and is the oldest living World War II Veteran at the VA Outpatient Clinic in Prestonsburg.

Nurses and doctors at the clinic say Cox has become very special to them over the years.

Several other veterans were at the celebration and honored Cox with a 21-gun salute.