FIRST LIEUTENANT RALPH JOSEPH RENZULLI; U.S. ARMY

October 24, 1919 (Fairfield, CT) – April 5, 1945; 25 years old; unmarried
Last local address: 297 Westport Avenue, Norwalk
Service number: O-026005
8TH INFANTRY DIVISION, 28TH INFANTRY REGIMENT, COMPANY C

Killed in action at Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Ludlowe High School Yearbook, Class of 1937

West Point Class of ’43

NOTE: There was also a Ralph Art Renzulli who was discharged on October 27, 1945. Born in Naples, Italy on December 3, 1920, this Ralph Renzulli was killed in a car accident along with his father on December 6, 1945 in Norwalk when their car was hit by two trucks on the Post Road, killing them both. It is unknown which Ralph Renzulli the name on the plaque is referring to. Since this Ralph Joseph Renzulli died overseas during the war, his story was chosen. Connection to Norwalk is unknown.

Interred at Saint Thomas Cemetery, Fairfield, Connecticut, Plot C1.

Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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