CNY Heroes Archive
CNY Heroes, Episode 12 – Vietnam Veteran David Acton
September 29, 2023
David Acton grew up in Pennsylvania and attended Hobart College where he played lacrosse. His college experience ended early, but that started his military service. Acton enlisted in the Marine Corps and served in a mortar unit on the fringe of the Demilitarized Zone. In this edition of CNY Heroes, the Chittenango resident relates his Vietnam experience to host Dan Cummings Acton also talks about his homecoming, how he finished two degrees and had a successful career in hazardous waste response, and how he has for 29 years published an at-least-quarterly newsletter for friends and family.
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