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Modesto WWII veteran Bernie Dillie celebrates 102nd birthday

A former World War II veteran of Modesto celebrated his big birthday – Bernie Dillie turned 102. His living room party hosted a party for him on Friday. The Purple Heart recipient wants to share his stories. He told KCRA 3 how he was drafted into the army for one year in 1941. But that was three months before Pearl Harbor. He said he worked for four years. Dillie says his secret to living to 102 is: “I pray a lot.”

A former World War II veteran of Modesto celebrates his birthday – Bernie Dillie turns 102.

The living room he was hosting hosted him on Friday.

The Purple Heart recipient wants to share his stories. He told KCRA 3 how he was drafted into the army for one year in 1941. But that was three months before Pearl Harbor.

He said he worked for four years.

Dillie says his secret to living to 102 is: “I pray a lot.”

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