TIL that a soldier’s Zippo lighter, found in the jungle in Vietnam, was returned to its rightful owner 50 years later ahead of Veteran’s Day 2021. The Zippo was engraved with the soldiers name, but the two men never met despite being part of the same unit.

Read more: https://www.tampabay.com/news/military/2021/11/11/lighter-from-vietnam-connects-veterans-stories-50-years-later/

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  1. Which two men never met? Were there two names on the lighter?

    Or was the lighter found by another soldier?

    Please delete this and post again with revised title

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