The first to take-off of the U.S.S. Hornet on April 18, 1942, is the last to land.
Marine WWII Vet Celebrates 100th Birthday
This week, one of the last living Marine WWII veterans celebrated his 100th birthday. 1st Lt. John O'Leary fought on Guam and witnessed the bombardment of Iwo Jima during his time on active duty.