A 94-year-old who missed his graduation to go fight in WWII finally got his diploma and walked at commencement 76 years later

Published: 14/06/2019
A 94-year-old who missed his graduation to go fight in WWII finally got his diploma and walked at commencement 76 years later
Source: WWW.BUSINESSINSIDER.COM

William Wagner, a 94-year-old Chicago native and World War II veteran, graduated with the Class of 2019 at Tilden High School on Thursday. He joined the Navy in June 1943, missing his graduation day in 1944. His son, Forrest Wagner, arranged for his father's diploma, which arrived just in time for William's birthday in March. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. A Chicago veteran missed h

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