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09/07/15 3:00pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO William G. Dickerson, in the kitchen of his home on Menantic Creek, where he has lived since 1950.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO
William G. Dickerson, in the kitchen of his home on Menantic Creek, where he has lived since 1950.

William Dickerson, at 92, is the oldest male harelegger on Shelter Island, and a veteran of World War II. He served in the invasion of Normandy and the Battle of the Bulge, receiving a Purple Heart. The State of New York, France and the United States Congress have recognized his valor. (more…)