This Michigan WWII Vet Had The Crowd on Their Feet With This Moving and Powerful Moment of Inspiration and Patriotism

96-year-old John Pylman is a Michigan WWII vet. He fought bravely for this country and continues to inspire his fellow Americans today. Most recently, he drew national attention and received millions of views online after a demonstration of heartfelt patriotism.

This moment of American pride came during a West Michigan Whitecaps baseball game. He delivered a performance of the National Anthem that touched the hearts and souls of so many.

As MLive News Reported, the veteran captured attention with his direct-from-the-heart performance. Furthermore, he spoke of his love for the country and the meaning behind the song. “God’s blessed us with this wonderful country, let’s take care of it. It’s worth fighting for” he said. Check out his performance below.

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This Michigan WWII vet certainly made his country proud once again. His performance and his words are an inspiration, but more so are his actions as a real American hero. Great men and women like this are why we think it is so important to pass a bill we call The Greatest Generation Benefits act. This bill would give so much back to those who gave the most. Learn more and sign our petition here.