The Long-Lost Lapel Button


Colin Genta, recent St. John's Prep graduate, presented the Honorable Service Lapel Button to his grandfather, Joseph Genta, in Ft. Myers Florida this past weekend.  Mr. Genta served in the Navy during WWII from 1942-1945.  After a long wait of 75 years, Mr. Genta is finally receiving his Honorable Service Lapel Button.  He will celebrate his 101st birthday on July 25 with his wife,  Velma,  after recently celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary.  Congratulations, Mr. Genta, and thank you for your service. 

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