An American hero turns 96

World War II veteran Bill Harrison celebrates with friends at Hemet’s Colonial Country Club Photos by Melissa Diaz Hernandez/The Valley ChronicleBill Harrison cuts the first piece of one of three birthday cakes with friends by his side. ■ Melissa Diaz Hernandez / Editor World War II veteran and author, Bill Harrison, turned 96 this week and celebrated the occasion by attending a party put on by Jim Winget of Elks Lodge 1740 and Pawsability 4 Veterans at Hemet’s Colonial Country Club. “The generation that saved the world,” stated San Jacinto Councilman Scott Miller as he honored and wished Harrison a happy 96th birthday from the city of San Jacinto. “The city

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