WWII vet asking for birthday cards

WWII vet asking for birthday cards
Brookdale Watauga/Facebook via CNN

WATAUGA, Texas — A World War II veteran is asking people to help him celebrate his 100th birthday.

Jim South’s birthday wish to receive 100 cards for his big day, Oct. 7.

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

He joined the Army in 1940 and was deployed to Germany seven days after D-Day.

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

If you want to send South a special birthday message, here’s the address:

James South
5800 North Park Drive
Watauga, TX 76148