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Heroics of 4 chaplains recalled at memorial

Award in their honor goes to late Catholic priest Sidoti

 Jewish War Veterans, Post 105, sing at The Four Chaplains Memorial Service at the First Reformed Church in Schenectady on Sunday.
Photographer: Stacey Lauren-Kennedy
Jewish War Veterans, Post 105, sing at The Four Chaplains Memorial Service at the First Reformed Church in Schenectady on Sunday.
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It’s been 70 years since Army Chaplain Clark Poling felt the shock of a German torpedo striking the side of the USS Dorchester. A full lifetime has passed since he gave his life jacket to a soldier and went down with the ship, praying and singing hymns all the way. But time hasn’t faded the memory of his sacrifice for the First Reformed Church of Schenectady, Poling’s last congregation. On Sunday afternoon, the Poling Chapel ...

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