Lorain County World War II veteran celebrates 100th birthday

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SHEFFIELD VILLAGE, OH - He is a member of what is called our country's "Greatest Generation."

Retired US Army Sergeant Clyde Fulton served in World War II as a tank commander. He fought in Europe under General George Patton and was awarded the Purple Heart.

And he is celebrating his 100th birthday.

The secret to his longevity? "All I can say is 'one day at a time,' and my mother's genes."

Fulton was honored with a party at the Veteran's Administration in Sheffield Village.  Jack Shea has the story in the video, above.