Mickey Chirieleison

Volunteers in Red Hook are working to rebuild the home of a Vietnam veteran who put the community ahead of himself in the months after Sandy. (Credit CBS 2)

Life After Sandy: Neighbors Unite To Help Vietnam Veteran Rebuild His Home

After Sandy flooded Red Hook, Chirieleison spent long days helping his neighbors recover; neighbors including his beloved VFW Post, Post 51-95. During that time Mickey put repairs to his own, flood ravaged, home on the back burner.