84-year-old man colorblind his whole life. See how he reacts to seeing American flag he fought for

March 13, 2018 4:36 pm Last Updated: March 13, 2018 4:36 pm

At 84 years old, John Cooper was never able to see colors well, as he was born colorblind.

But this didn’t stop him from serving in the Army, and fighting in the Korean War.

Now, decades later, he finally got a wish he had always wanted.

Watch to see his reaction when he gets special glasses that lets him see the true colors of the United States flag for the very first time.

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