World War II vet and former POW cherishes his freedom

5:55 PM, Nov 15, 2012   |    comments
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MONTEREY PARK, California (KNBC) -- World War II veteran Bill Sanchez served in combat in the Philippines for five months before being taken as a prisoner of war for three years in Japan.

Now 94, his only request of civilians is to visit a military cemetery.

"They will realize what our freedom has cost and hopefully learn to appreciate it," he says

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