PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JAMES “JAIME” THOMAS FABRIZIO, U.S. ARMY

May 12, 1946 (Norwalk, CT) – July 10, 1967; 21 years oldUnmarriedLast local address: 20 Neptune Avenue, South NorwalkEnlisted on August 31, 1966MOS: 11B1P, Airborne Infantry ParatrooperTour Start Date: March 7, 1967Service number: RA11799131Unit: 173rd Airborne Brigade, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 4th Battalion, Company B Born to Vincent James (1916-2000) and Antonetta Jean Gaeta Fabrizio (1919-1994). James was their onlyContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JAMES “JAIME” THOMAS FABRIZIO, U.S. ARMY”

SPECIALIST FOURTH CLASS WILLIE CECIL DAVIS; U.S. ARMY

November 15, 1948 (Farmville, NC) – May 19, 1969; 20 years oldMarried to Anna Asberry Davis on October 11, 1968, in NorwalkOne son, Michael (1970-)Last local address: 6 Pine Street, NorwalkEnlisted on October 13, 1967 MOS: 16F20, Light Air Defense Artillery CrewmemberTour Start Date: October 18, 1968Service number: 67037580Unit: I Field Force, 108th Artillery Group, 44th Artillery Regiment,Continue reading “SPECIALIST FOURTH CLASS WILLIE CECIL DAVIS; U.S. ARMY”

AVIATION STRUCTURAL MECHANIC 2ND CLASS MARIO CHARLES CRUGNOLA JR., U.S. NAVY

January 22, 1945 (Norwalk, CT) – July 29, 1967; 22 years oldUnmarriedLast local address: 8 France Street, NorwalkEnlisted on September 6, 1963Navy Rate: Aviation Structural Mechanic (Safety Equipment)Tour Start Date: July 25, 1967 (killed 4 days later)Service number: 7722825Unit: 7th Fleet, USS Forrestal (CV-59), CVW-17, Squadron VF-74 Born to Mario Sr. (1904-1974) and Louella Crugnola (1913-1966). Two sisters,Continue reading “AVIATION STRUCTURAL MECHANIC 2ND CLASS MARIO CHARLES CRUGNOLA JR., U.S. NAVY”

CAPTAIN JOSEPH ORVILLE “JOEY” BROWN; U.S. AIR FORCE

September 29, 1934 (Norwalk, CT) – April 19, 1966; 31 years oldMarried to the former Marilyn Gould on December 23, 1955 in SacramentoTwo daughters Karen and LauraLast local address: 5 Harvard Street, NorwalkEnlisted on May 9, 1955; Air Force Specialty Code: 1023C, PilotTour Start Date: March 22, 1966Service number: 54195Unit: 7th Air Force, 505th Tactical Air Control Group, 21stContinue reading “CAPTAIN JOSEPH ORVILLE “JOEY” BROWN; U.S. AIR FORCE”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS CHARLES WILLIAM “CHIP” BACHMAN JR.; U.S. ARMY

July 22, 1949 (Norwalk, CT) – October 2, 1969; 20 years oldMarried to Rose Schroeter Bachman on September 1, 1967, in NorwalkOne child, Christopher Charles William Bachman (1968-2007)Two grandchildren, Christopher J. (1995-) and Emily N. Bachman (?-?)Last local addresses: 1 Testa Place, South Norwalk, and 74 Dry Hill Road, NorwalkEnlisted on February 18, 1969MOS: 91A10, Medical CorpsmanTour Start Date:Continue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS CHARLES WILLIAM “CHIP” BACHMAN JR.; U.S. ARMY”