PEARL HARBOR

Since I started this website, I have always tracked the traffic to it, and beyond. Who clicked on what, who found the site through a search engine such as Google, what country were they in? WordPress provides that through their analytics. It’s always been a really fascinating piece of being able to bring this informationContinue reading “PEARL HARBOR”

CORPORAL JAMES WILLIAM COPELAND; U.S. MARINE CORPS

March 12, 1945 (Norwalk, CT) – presentMarried to Mitsu Higa Copeland in 1966 in the American Consulate in Naha, Okinawa.One son, ChristopherLocal address: 60 Glenwood Avenue 246 Main Street, and 536 Connecticut AvenueEnlistment date is unknown. Discharged in November 1966.Serial number is unknownUnit is unknown Born to James Henry (1906-1976) and Marion Wilson Copeland (1909-1976).Continue reading “CORPORAL JAMES WILLIAM COPELAND; U.S. MARINE CORPS”

TECHNICAL SERGEANT JAMES MACEDO; U.S. ARMY

January 27, 1925 (Fall River, MA) – October 8, 2007 (Norwalk, CT); 82 years oldMarried to Kathleen Mayer Macedo (1927-2007) on May 31, 1954 in Norwalk. One son, James Jr. (1957-2010).Local address 3 Grandview Avenue, 15 Fox Run Road and 54 Taylor Avenue, NorwalkEnlisted on an unknown date in 1942. Discharged October 21, 1945. EnlistedContinue reading “TECHNICAL SERGEANT JAMES MACEDO; U.S. ARMY”

TECHNICAL SERGEANT SIDNEY DAVID WALLACE; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE

December 20, 1920 (Bangor, ME) – March 18, 1979 (Phoenix, AZ); 58 years oldMarried to Naomi Becker Wallace (1924-2010) on September 28, 1944 in MaineChildren are Neal (1945-1986), and Lee (?), and Steven (?). Local address: 9 Douglas DriveEnlisted on July 1, 1942Serial number 11043187Unit: unknown Born to Joseph Wallace (1883-1938) and Annie Sagarin WallaceContinue reading “TECHNICAL SERGEANT SIDNEY DAVID WALLACE; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JOHN RICHARD ULMAN; U.S. ARMY

May 31, 1920 (Dornar, PA) – March 17, 2000 (Bridgeport, CT); 79 years oldMarried to Marjorie Kobaly Ulman (1919-1998) on June 23, 1941 in Norwalk, CT.One son, Robert (1941-).Local address: 53 Woodward Avenue, 7 Neptune Avenue and 44 Baxter Drive, NorwalkEnlisted on May 16, 1939Service number 161415477th Field Artillery Battalion, Battery C Born to JosephContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JOHN RICHARD ULMAN; U.S. ARMY”

CORPORAL LLOYD WILLIAM KEENE; U.S. ARMY

May 28, 1910 (Norwalk, CT) – December 19, 1967 (San Mateo, CA); 57 years oldUnmarriedLocal address: 21 Riverside Avenue and 1 Random Road, NorwalkEnlisted on December 4, 1942 Serial number 31272561Unit: 985th Field Artillery Battalion Born to George (1880-1957) and Delia Donnellan Keene (1877-1952). Brother John (1905-1989), Edgar (1912-1981). Sisters Edith Keene Carvutto (1915-1941) andContinue reading “CORPORAL LLOYD WILLIAM KEENE; U.S. ARMY”

GUNNER’S MATE THIRD CLASS ROGER LOWELL STORM; U.S. NAVY

May 14, 1913 (Mount Pocono, PA) – December 26, 1995 (Sarasota, FL); 82 years oldMarried to Jane Renn Storm (1923-1972) on December 6, 1943 in Norwalk. — Divorced on June 18, 1975One son, Franklin Storm Jr. (1949-2013)Married again to Marlene Howard Storm on December 10, 1980 in Desoto, FL.Local address: 1 Woodland Road, Norwalk (Rowayton)EnlistedContinue reading “GUNNER’S MATE THIRD CLASS ROGER LOWELL STORM; U.S. NAVY”

CORPORAL LORETO BIAGIO PELLEGRINI; U.S. ARMY

June 15, 1919 (Leominster, MA) – June 8, 1989 (Norwalk, CT); 69 years oldMarried to Patricia Evelyn Credit Pellegrini (1918-2004) in 1943.Children (unknown)Local address: 29 Grandview Avenue, NorwalkEnlisted on February 15, 1943Serial number 31259964Unit (unknown) Giuseppe (1877-1965) and Giovanna “Jenny” Cugini Pellegrini (1879-1957), both born in Italy. Three brothers, Biagio (1906-1927), Gerardo (1912-1977) and LucioContinue reading “CORPORAL LORETO BIAGIO PELLEGRINI; U.S. ARMY”

COXSWAIN DAVID FRANCIS GIBB JR.; U.S. NAVY

November 2, 1923 (Brooklyn, NY) – October 24, 2002 (Skaneateles, NY); 78 years oldMarried to Doris Jorgensen Gibb (1932-2007). One son, David Francis Gibb III (1958-).Local address: 36 High Street, NorwalkEnlisted on December 8, 1943 in New Haven, CTSerial number 6430223USS Wayne (APA-54) and USS Macon (CA-132) Born to David Francis Gibb Sr. (1893-1968 )Continue reading “COXSWAIN DAVID FRANCIS GIBB JR.; U.S. NAVY”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS THEODORE JAMES MCCARTHY; U.S. ARMY

November 14, 1906 (Danbury, CT) – September 29, 1960 (West Haven, CT); 53 years oldMarried to Isabelle Veronica Downey McCarthy (1914-1999)Three sons, James (1948-), Theodore Jr. (1949-), and Terrence (1951-). Local address 145 Washington Street and 57 Putnam AvenueEnlisted on April 4, 1942Serial number 31104346Unit: 101st Cavalry Group, 116th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron Born to PatrickContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS THEODORE JAMES MCCARTHY; U.S. ARMY”