Iwo Jima hero plans local visit

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Posted: May 16, 2013

The Winchester Star

Hershel Woodrow “Woody” Williams is pictured wearing his Medal of Honor, which he received in 1945 for valor during the Battle of Iwo Jima.

STEPHENS CITY — The last surviving Medal of Honor recipient from the World War II campaign on Iwo Jima will be a special guest at a ”thank you” meal from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday honoring law…



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