PRIVATE FELIX BRIGANTE; U.S. ARMY

January 15, 1923 (Waterbury, CT) – April 15, 1997 (Norwalk, CT); 74 years old
Married Bettina Radano Brigante (1926-1944) on April 19, 1947, in Norwalk, CT
Two daughters, Bernadette Brigante Pini (1948-) and Judith Brigante Keliar (1944-).
Married to Helen Robinson on September 16, 1972, in Norwalk, CT
Local address 29 Coldspring Street, Norwalk
Enlisted on January 2, 1943
Serial number 31277655
Unit: unknown

Born to Michele “Michael” (1888-1966) and Maria LaTezza Brigante (1892-1951), both born in Italy. Three sisters, Sadie Brigante Pellegrino (1913-2001), Mary Brigante Varricchie (1918-2021) and Jennie (1922-2011). Six brothers, are Joseph (1916-1979), Armando (1927-2002), Michael “Mickey”, (1926-2003), Vincenzo (1926-2004), William (1930-1983), and Anthony (1934-2002).

Wounded in action in September 1944 in the eye. No other information is known.


Buried in St. John’s Cemetery, 223 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut. Plot number unknown. Photo pending.


END

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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