MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A special send-off for a South Florida World War II veteran.

Sydney Levit served as a pilot for the US Army during the war.

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Levit, who is 94 years young, is a guest of honor at this year’s 75th Memorial Day Anniversary Ceremony in England.

Miami International Airport hosted a send-off celebration for Levit and treated him and his son to an all expenses paid trip.

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“I can’t believe what these people have done,” said Levit.

“I’ve been very fortunate and thank Goodness I’m able to walk and it’s an honor beyond my dreams.”

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During his trip, he will tour military bases and will be visiting the Cambridge cemetery where many of his fellow soldiers are buried.