As we look forward with great pride and anticipation to joining an Honor Flight of local World War II veterans to Washington D.C. later this month, we note the passing of one of their own. Joe Oresko, America's oldest living Medal of Honor winner, has died at age 96. Oresko distinguished himself as few soldiers ever have, by single-handedly wiping out two Nazi machine gun nests during the Battle of the Bulge.
  Here is the remarkable story of this humble American hero: