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We Salute You: Lewis Geene

August 03, 2019 11:07 PM

NewsChannel 13 salutes Navy Corpsman Lewis Geene of Clifton, NJ, with ties to Glenville.

The 95-year-old man served from 1943 to 1949, and earned a Purple Heart from being wounded in the Battle of Okinawa.

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He was also a volunteer fireman, retired from GE after 36 years of service, and is an active member of Burnt Hills United Methodist Church.

He's also a father, grandfather, great-grandfather and great-great grandfather.

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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