Updated: October 12, 2021 03:42 PM
Created: October 10, 2021 05:00 AM
NewsChannel 13 salutes U.S. Army Private Edward Houghtaling of Athens, N.Y. and Cohoes, N.Y.
He served in Europe during World War II, and received several awards.
He volunteered to clear minefields and mark them safe for passage.
He passed away in 2017 at age 96.
Thank you for your service.
Copyright 2021 - WNYT-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company