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We Salute You: Charles Simpson

September 23, 2019 04:53 PM

NewsChannel 13 salutes U.S. Army PFC Charles Simpson of Westport – and formerly of Amsterdam – with family ties to Warren County and Albany.

He joined the Army shortly after Pearl Harbor – and served in World War II.

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This was his last photo, taken just hours before he was killed in action in Sicily on August 5, 1943.

Thank you for your service.

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WNYT Staff

Copyright 2019 WNYT-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

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