The veteran enjoyed music, cake, a family Zoom and proclamations from local and state officials.
Vietnam Veteran, Navy Cross Recipient
Ret. 1st Sgt. John Lord was awarded the Navy Cross fifty years after leading his platoon through an ambush in Vietnam.
The medal was an upgrade from the Bronze Star he was awarded in 1975.
(U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Annika Moody)