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