Gillibrand gives Navy Cross to vet killed in Vietnam

Posted by Howard Koplowitz in Congress, U.S. Senate on November 17, 2011 | No Comments

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) visited North Shore-LIJ’s Rosen Family Wellness Center on Veterans Day to give the family of a Vietnam soldier killed on the battlefield 45 years ago military honors he was due but never received until now. Vietnam veteran Tony Schiozzi visited the Patchogue cemetery where Marine Lance Cpl. Richard Kaler is [...]