Gallery: WWII Navy veteran honored with an American flag at Auburn senior living center

Gallery: WWII Navy veteran honored with an American flag at Auburn senior living center

World War II Navy veteran John Walters, 93, was honored with the presentation of an American flag by the 174th Air Force Honor Guard of Syracuse during a ceremony at The Commons on St. Anthony in Auburn Thursday. Walters received the flag after a veteran's luncheon as a memento of his service to the country. Walters served on a destroyer escort in the Atlantic Fleet in 1944. Brandon Johnson, The Commons on St. Anthony Assistant Administrator and Air Force veteran, organized the ceremony which included a veterans luncheon for residents of the facility in Auburn.

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