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Former NY Govenor honored for WWII service

Posted at: 04/08/2013 4:34 PM
Updated at: 04/08/2013 5:28 PM
By: WNYT Staff

ALBANY - Former New York Governor Hugh Carey is honored for his combat service during WWII.

The Albany County Veterans Bureau held its 'Honor-a-Veteran' ceremony Monday morning.

Governor Carey enlisted in the army in WWII and helped liberate prisoners from a concentration camp in Germany.