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Sunnysider Jack Moran shares with residents and guests at Sun Terrace Assisted Living & Retirement Community about his encounter with a Japanese foxhole during World War II. Moran also had on display at a table next to him a Japanese flag that was taken from the foxhole. Moran was one of 12 veterans who reside at Sun Terrace who were honored yesterday during a Veterans Day service.

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World War II hero recalls capture of Japanese flag

Jack Moran's dream of playing professional baseball took a backseat to an all-encompassing world war.


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