Better late than never: Vale veteran receives diploma after 70 years

Family and friends stepped in to make 90-year-old Robert Szczepanski's dream of a high school diploma a reality recently. (The Enterprise/Kristine de Leon).

VALE – It was a special case of better late than never for Vale resident Robert Szczepanski, who received his high school diploma Saturday, nearly 72 years after he would have gotten it if he hadn’t enlisted in the U.S . . .

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