When A Veteran Learned The Value Of His Old Rolex, His Reaction Left Antiques Roadshow Fans Floored

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When Air Force veteran David appeared on the traveling TV series Antiques Roadshow brandishing his old watch, it’s highly unlikely that he realized the heirloom would be worth such a staggering sum. In fact, when he found out its true value, he appeared to drop to the ground in a dead faint. But just how much was David’s Rolex worth – and how had he been unaware of its incredible story for almost 50 years?