We Salute You: John Paul Swinegar

WNYT Staff
Updated: January 08, 2021 06:03 PM
Created: January 07, 2021 05:00 AM

NewsChannel 13 salutes John Paul Swinegar of Albany.

The husband and father of four served as a Boatswain's Mate First Class in the Navy and Chief Petty Officer in the Coast Guard.

He was a survivor of the first aircraft carrier, the USS Langley, sunk by the Japanese on February 27, 1942.

He later worked for the post office.

Thank you for your service.

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