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...It's not everyone who lives to age 99. So to mark a great man's birthday, we'd like to introduce you to him -- John Finn. On the morning of Dec. 7, 1941, Finn, a Navy chief aviation ordnanceman, drove to the airfield at Hawaii's Kaneohe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/23/edi_466733.shtml
Editorials
How we are honoring our heroes

...York Stock Exchange. The 2007 gala dinner was held recently - one highlight was a short talk by Medal of Honor recipient John Finn (he earned his medal the day the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor). Finn, at age 97, made a powerful speech without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/10/let_124017.shtml
Letters
Augustans can see and hear a genuine hero

...medals during the Korean War. Today there are 119 living recipients from World War II, Korea and Vietnam. The oldest is John Finn; he is 96. He earned his medal during the Japanese attack on the Hawaiian Islands on December 7, 1941. The youngest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/09/let_20792.shtml
Letters
Danny Pino heats up 'Cold Case'

...challenge the authority of both his partner, Detective Lilly Rush (Kathryn Morris), and their boss, Lt. John Stillman (John Finn). As the series progressed, the writers latched on to Pino's strengths. "We found him to be intriguing - strong...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/21/tel_4120.shtml
Television
Time morphing sets 'Cold Case' apart from other crime shows

...the same slender build and body language, but with a touch more hair. "I think they flattered me," series star John Finn says about the choice of guest actor Anthony John Crane to play a younger Stillman. Crane praises Finn for teaching him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/21/tel_393980.shtml
Television
Players' attitudes boost Gamecocks

...6-1, 205, Belton-Honea Path HS, Belton, S.C.; Andrea Gause, RB, 5-9, 185, Conway (S.C.) HS; Ron John-Finn, DL, 6-4, 240, Apopka (Fla.) HS; Nick Johnson, OL, 6-5, 320, Loganville (Ga.) HS; Dunta Robinson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/03/oth_281175.shtml
Other sports
Hero who inspired 'Gump' scene to visit

...World War II, Korea and Vietnam are highlighted. Two of the most powerful video vignettes are those of 99-year-old John Finn, who earned his medal during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, and Sammy Davis. TO BE IN THE presence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/19/op_476209.shtml
Opinion columns | Augusta State University | Westside High School
For the record

...Puahani Kirkman, 37, of Camak, Ga. Andrew Bradley Lunceford, 27, and Katie Jeanine Allen, 27, both of Augusta Leo John Finn Jr., 18, and Marisa Deann Cox, 17, both of Augusta Justin Tobias Simpkins, 31, and Tameka Sandra Griffin, 31...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/13/ric_143341.shtml
Richmond Neighbors
Many memorable Medal of Honor events are coming up

...Diego, Medal of Honor recipient John Finn will be celebrating his birthday...years later that Chief Petty Officer John Finn earned the Medal of Honor. He jumped...Harbor attack. Last year I was with John Finn in New York City. On a long bus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2009-07-24/many-memorable-m
Opinion columns | Savannah River Site | Augusta Economy
Remembering VE Day

...Japanese attack on Hawaii that changed the course of world history.- Medal of Honor, by Peter Collier. The vignettes on John Finn, Woody Williams, Walter Ehlers, Francis Currey are especially recommended. All fought in World War II. We are blessed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2010-05-02/remembering-ve-d
Opinion columns