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Former Merchant Marine in World War II turns 100

Capt. Hugh Stephens, of Glen Cove, served as a Merchant Marine in World War II and later taught at SUNY Maritime before retiring at age 97. On Tuesday, a surprise celebration was held at the Glen Cove Senior Center to celebrate his 100th birthday. NewsdayTV’s Macy Egeland reports. Credit: Newsday/John Paraskevas; Photo Credit: Maryann Zappulla

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