Skip to content

Last Known County WWII Veteran Dies at 96

Isaac Thomas Whitwell
Photo Submitted / The Lexington Progress

Article by Steve Corlew-

Henderson County lost its last World War II veteran just shy of his 97th birthday on Sunday, November 26th.

Issac Thomas Whitwell would have turned 97 on December 7th.

Whitwell joined the Navy at 17, served as a…

For complete coverage, see the November 29th edition of The Lexington Progress.

Subscribe Today!

Leave a Comment