World War II Veteran and Purple Heart recipient Charles Shaffer Sr. celebrated his 97th birthday in style Saturday as his family and friends surprised him with a party honoring him and his military service.

The Hamilton-Myers VFW Post 6070 in Newville graciously provided use of the facility to hold a birthday party for Shaffer. 

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