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Browns receiver Jarvis Landry Awards Super Bowl Trip  To New Windsor Vietnam War Veteran

Browns receiver Jarvis Landry Awards Super Bowl Trip
To New Windsor Vietnam War Veteran

Jarvis Landry teamed up with USAA and Together We Served to provide a Super Bowl trip for Vietnam War veteran George Reilly and a guest as part of the NFL’s Salute to Service program.

Reilly, a corporal in the U.S. Marines from 1960-64, was deployed to Danang, Vietnam in 1963 and served with a variety of helicopter squadrons. He later joined the NYPD and retired as a detective.

Landry was also able to meet with Reilly, a Giants fan, at the USSA’s Salute to Service Lounge during Super Bowl weekend in Miami along with Reilly’s son, George Reilly Jr., a sergeant in the Marines. “With the help of USAA and Together We Served, it was an honor to award a trip to the Super Bowl to Corporal Reilly and his son, Sergeant Reilly,” Landry said. “As a country, we are grateful to military veterans like the Reilly’s,

George Reilly is an active member of the Catholic War Veterans Joseph R. Farina Memorial Post# 386, Newburgh & New Windsor, NY.

Story and pictures by Scott Patsko,  The Plain Dealer By SCOTT PATSKO | The Plain Dealer | Published: January 23, 2020

 

 

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