Jack Gant, 85, of Independence – Parts I and II

| May 5, 2013
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He tried to join the military at the age of 17, but he couldn’t convince his mother to sign the papers. One year later, Jack Gant, of Independence, and three of his friends enlisted in the United States Marines. His military career would take him to San Diego and later to a prisoners’ stockade in the Pacific. Click to hear KMZU’s Chelsea Wade talk with Gant:

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