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We Salute You: Orion Shumway

January 25, 2019 09:52 PM

NewsChannel 13 salutes Army Air Force Staff Sgt. Orion Shumway of Cobleskill.

He served in the European Theater of World War II.

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While serving as a Tail Gunner in a B-17, his plane was shot down over France. He parachuted to safety and a French family hid him and helped him get back to friendly people.

Thank you for your service.

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WNYT Staff

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