We Salute You: Joe Jerome

June 10, 2019 05:28 PM

NewsChannel 13 salutes USMC Gunnery Sergeant Joe Jerome of Westport, New York – with ties to both Gloversville and Warren County.

He joined the Marines in 1939 – and was in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii when the first wave of Japanese planes bombed.

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He later worked his way up in the military and was wounded three times.

Thank you for your service.


WNYT Staff

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