Genevieve Ross/ Special to the Bee

World War II POW Ernest Heidt of Sacramento gets a hug from his great-grandson Blake Heidt, 6, as his grandson Michael Heidt and great-grandson Kinsely Heidt, 1, right, look on during his 90th birthday party at Claim Jumper Restaurant in Roseville, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Heidt was shot down over Europe and was captured by the Germans.

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