A Tri-State veteran is celebrating a milestone birthday.
World War II U.S. Army Veteran Thurman Carnal turned 105-years-old on Tuesday.
Carnal was a truck driver for the U.S. Army in the 24th EVAC Unit in Europe from 1942 to 1945.
Family and Friends surprised Carnal by joining him on his special day.
Among the guests, local Indiana State Representative Wendy McNamara, who has known Carnal for several years.
"Thurman has made the rounds," said Rep. Wendy McNamara. "He has been entertained by the Governor, The Lieutenant Governor, by the Secretary of State, Larry Bucshon was here last year, but of course I call Thurman my special guy. I was happy to be able to celebrate with Thurman and be a part of Thurman's life."