WWII veteran, 96, shaves his hair into a mohawk to bring joy during the coronavirus pandemic | Daily Mail Online

A 96-year-old WWII veteran first wore a mohawk to intimidate Germans before D-Day, and now he’s done it again to spread joy during the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: WWII veteran, 96, shaves his hair into a mohawk to bring joy during the coronavirus pandemic | Daily Mail Online

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  • WWII veteran Guy Whidden, 96, shaved his hair into a mohawk this month
  • Whidden wore the mohawk to bring laughter amid the COVID-19 pandemic and as a tribute to his fallen comrades
  • He first wore a mohawk as a paratrooper with the 101st Airborne Division in 1944
  • Mohawks were worn by soldiers to intimidate German soldiers during battle
  • Footage of Whidden’s haircut went viral on social media
  • Paratroopers have started the #MohawkChallenge after Whidden’s example

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Now that’s funny and a great American response to the WuFlu.  Reminds me of General Anthony Clement “Nuts” McAuliffe!

#MohawkChallenge

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