STOCKTON, Calif. (CBSDFW.COM) – A 104-year-old Marine veteran in California is hoping people will send him cards this Valentine’s Day to add to his collection of memories.
KTXL reports Maj. Bill White wants people from all over the world to send him cards, if possible.READ MORE: Arlington Police Associations Present 'No Confidence' Petition To City Council Regarding Chief Al Jones
White served in the Marine Corps and received a Purple Heart after surviving the Battle of Iwo Jima in 1945.
He currently spends his time in Stockton, where he keeps binders of memories on a bookshelf that are organized by year.READ MORE: 'You Have Demonized Our Kids': Little Elm High School Parents Lecture School Board Over Police Handling Of Student Walkout
He says he wants to keep adding to that collection with Valentine’s Day cards.
“I’ll save every one of them like I’ve been saving little things that have come up until right now and they’ll be a personal part of my history,” White told KTXL.
You can send cards to the address below:MORE NEWS: Some Families Of Astroworld Crowd Surge Victims Turn Down Travis Scott's Offer To Pay For Funerals
ATTN: Hold for Maj Bill White, USMC (Ret)
The Oaks at Inglewood
6725 Inglewood Ave.
Stockton, CA 95207