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Wayne Baumgartner enlisted in the U.S. Air Force right out of Kenmore East High School and served his country for nearly eight years. But he hasn't ever really stopped serving. Baumgartner, who was a staff sergeant in the Air Force and Vietnam War veteran, has continued his work for the greater good in several capacities in his native Town of Tonawanda. "We owe it…

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James T. Kelley Sr. has a warm smile that quickly turns to laughter. It is a character trait that appears to have served Kelley well throughout his 93 years and, including his two years in the Navy during World War II and 1 1/2 years in the Navy during the Korean War. "I just liked the Navy — the water, the boat, the camaraderie," Kelley explained. A lifelong Sout…