Medal of Honor recipient: get your COVID-19 vaccine


Hershel “Woody” Williams survived Iwo Jima, destroying six enemy pillboxes. When offered the COVID-19 vaccine, the Medal of Honor recipient didn’t hesitate.

“I would encourage any and all Veterans to take this vaccination,” the 97 year old said. “All of us. All of those who have served in the armed forces — take this vaccine so we can get a handle on this thing because, if a sufficient number do not take it, then how in the world are we going to overcome it?”

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