We Salute You: Jackson Archambault

November 15, 2018 05:56 PM

NewsChannel 13 salutes Navy Commander Jackson Archambault. 

Archambault is from Mineville, NY and served in both the Korean and Vietnam wars. He has family in Latham, Niskayuna and Saratoga.

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Archambault was a career pilot and squadron leader. 

He was assigned to both the USS Randolph and the USS Champlain. He assisted in the recovery of Astronaut Alan Shepard when he returned to Earth. 

He was killed in action on July 6, 1967. He left behind a wife and seven children. 

Thank you for your service.


Andrew Murphy

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