We Salute You: Hugh Sweeny

WNYT Staff
Updated: March 01, 2020 05:06 PM
Created: February 09, 2020 05:56 PM

NewsChannel 13 salutes Navy Quartermaster Hugh Sweeny of Beekman, NY – with family in Cohoes.

He enlisted right out of high school. His service includes time in the Atlantic Theater during the 1940s.


He later worked for the New York State Department of Corrections.

He passed away in 2011 at age 87.

Thank you for your service.

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