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World War II veteran returns to warship that survived one of the worst kamikaze attacks in history

July 19,2018 10:18

World War II veteran returns to warship that survived one of the worst kamikaze attacks in history. Wed, Jul 18. Waitman Kapaldo took part in a special ceremony honoring the USS Laffey's crew members so his great grandson and future generations will ...



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