Purple Heart awarded to 89-year-old WWII veteran

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Purple Heart awarded to 89-year-old WWII veteran – CBS News


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World War II veteran Richard Faulkner, 89, was given a Purple Heart at a ceremony in upstate New York 70 years in the making. Staff Sgt. Faulkner was the sole survivor of a combat crash in France in 1944 that left him behind enemy lines. Jim Axelrod reports.

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