Oldest Living Survivor Of Pearl Harbor Celebrates Turning 105

Joseph Eskenazi marks his 105 birthday in New Orleans
HONOLULU - DECEMBER 7:  A U.S. flag flies at half mast aboard the USS Arizona Memorial during the ceremony honoring the 64th anniversary of the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 2005 at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Around the country, Pearl Harbor survivors and others paid tribute to those lost during the December 7, 1941 Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor.  (Photo by Marco Garcia/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • On Jan. 30, Joseph Eskenazi of Redondo Beach, California will turn 105.
  • He celebrated his upcoming birthday at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans, where he was greeted by flag-waving admirers.
  • “It feels great,” he said after posing for pictures with his great-grandson, his great-grandaughter, and six other World War II veterans.

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