Updated: November 13, 2019 05:51 PM
Created: October 28, 2019 09:52 PM
NewsChannel 13 salutes Lt. Colonel Arthur Erickson of Salem, NY.
He served in both the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy, including World War II and the Korean War.
He is a father of five and grandfather of four.
He inspired two daughters to become Commissioned Officers – one retired as a Colonel in the Army, the other a Lt. Colonel in the Air Force.
In addition, he served as an assistant professor at West Point.
Thank you for your service.
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