Police and firefighters in Newport, Oregon, marked a World War II veteran’s 98th birthday with a drive-by parade.
Footage released by Newport Police Department on November 9 shows fire trucks and police cruisers drive past Jim Winebrenner, who was a waist gunner in the US Army Air Corps.
The video concludes with a police officer presenting Winebrenner with a gift.
“We were pleased to be invited to surprise Mr Jim Winebrenner, who turned 98 years young last Thursday. Mr Winebrenner is a veteran of WWII, having served as a waist gunner in the U.S. Army Air Corps,” the police department said. Credit: Newport Police Department via Storyful