Updated: June 21, 2020 08:40 PM
Created: June 21, 2020 05:00 AM
NewsChannel 13 salutes Navy Machinist's Mate 3rd Class Wilson Winter Jr. of Troy.
He served in World War II, and once survived nine hours in shark-infested waters after being blown off the USS Princeton in the Battle for Leyte Gulf.
He also had a long career as a foreman at the Watervliet Arsenal.
Thank you for your service.
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