FALLEN SOLDIER'S SON GETS DAD'S CAR 15 YEARS LATER

 A Texas 15-year-old now has the car that used to belong to his late father, who died in Iraq in July 2003 while serving as an Army lieutenant. Justin Johns was only a few months old when his father, 25-year-old Lieutenant Jonathan David Rozier, was killed. Rozier's widow, Jessica Johns, returned her husband's 1999 Toyota Celica convertible not long after, forfeiting the loan to help pay for Justin's daycare. That was the last she thought of it until she came across the car registration in August and got the idea of getting the car back as a gift for Justin. Johns posted her story on Facebook asking for help, and in just a few days she heard from the daughter of the car owner in Utah, who gave her his phone number. He agreed to sell the car to Johns, and she turned to social media again to try to get the money to buy the car and refurbish it. A group called Follow the Flag got in touch and helped with the fundraising effort and shipping the car to Justin in time for his 15th birthday in October. The car was presented to him at his birthday party a few weeks ago. 


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