This 90-Year-Old Vet Is Running Across The Country In Honor Of The 'Ship That Won' WWII

August 5, 2014 7:31 PM

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The 90-year-old WWII veteran is the oldest person in the U.S. to run across America, according to CBS News. His goal is to raise funds and awareness for a Landing Ship, Tank (LST) that played a key role in America's victory in the war.

Andrus hopes to educate the world about LST 325, which is located on the Ohio River in Evansville, Indiana and is the only one of over 1,000 of its kind to remain in its original form.

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