We Salute You: Charles Hunt

January 17, 2019 05:33 PM

NewsChannel 13 salutes Army Private Charles Hunt of Rensselaer.

He served in the US Paratroopers during the 1950s.

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His unit was scheduled to go to Korea, but when the unit before his jumped on rocky terrain -- killing many of them, he instead ended up in Nevada for atomic bomb tests.

He turned 89 years old back in August.

Thank you for your service.


WNYT Staff

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