PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JOSEPH RAGUSEO; U.S. ARMY

August 22, 1915 (Brooklyn, NY) – January 31, 1981 (Norwalk, CT); 65 years oldMarried to Rose Garofalo on January 19, 1946 in Fairfield, CTTwo daughtersLocal address: 76 Lexington Avenue, South NorwalkEnlisted on August 5, 1943Serial number 31338315UNKNOWN INFANTRY UNIT Held in German POW camp Stalag 6G Bonn Rheinland, Prussia 50-07. According to his daughter JoContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JOSEPH RAGUSEO; U.S. ARMY”

SERGEANT BRAMWELL GEORGE PHILLIPS; U.S. ARMY

May 23, 1917 (Norwalk, CT) – January 21, 1999 (Norwalk, CT); 81 years oldMarried to Julia DiZenzo on October 12, 1940 of Port Chester – Divorced December 21, 1945Married Helen Macomber on January 22, 1946 in Russell, AlabamaOne son, John.Local address: 126 South Main Street, South NorwalkEnlisted on October 3, 1942Serial number 1215004182ND AIRBORNE DIVISION,Continue reading “SERGEANT BRAMWELL GEORGE PHILLIPS; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS RICHARD WILLIAM PERRY; U.S. ARMY

March 29, 1925 (Braintree, MA) – December 27, 1998 (Norwalk, CT); 73 years oldMarried to Dorothy Pepe January 26, 1946 in Norwalk, CTLocal address: 24 Spring Street, South Norwalk and 15 Plymouth Avenue, NorwalkEnlisted June 17, 1943Serial number 3133559545TH INFANTRY DIVISION Held in Nazi POW camp Stalag 2B Hammerstein (99 work camps in vicinity ofKoslinContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS RICHARD WILLIAM PERRY; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE ANTHONY OGRINC; U.S. ARMY

August 7, 1923 (Norwalk, CT) – Unknown dateMarried and one son (need to verify)Local address: 30 Avenue D, Norwalk and 4 Smith Street, East NorwalkEnlisted on March 3, 1943Serial number 3132905634TH INFANTRY DIVISION Held in Nazi POW camp Stalag 2B Hammerstein (99 work camps in vicinity of Koslin & Stolp) West Prussia 53-17. From TheContinue reading “PRIVATE ANTHONY OGRINC; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JOSEPH WALTER OBUCHOWSKI; U.S. ARMY

Born April 10, 1921 (Norwalk, CT) – April 23, 2004 (Wilton, CT); 83 years oldUnmarriedLocal address: 268 Main StreetEnlisted on October 3, 1942Serial number: 3119297495TH INFANTRY DIVISION Held in German POW camp Stalag 4B Muhlberg Sachsen 51-13. From The Norwalk Hour December 22, 1944 Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Obuchowski of 268 Main Street received aContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS JOSEPH WALTER OBUCHOWSKI; U.S. ARMY”

SECOND LIEUTENANT WARREN ROLAND MUDGE; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE

July 19, 1923 (Baldwinsville, MA) – June 4, 1978 (Charlotte, NC); 54 years oldMarried Mary Worthmann on June 19, 1948 in Norwalk, CTMarried to Ann Jones Carroll on September 6, 1969 in Norwalk, CTTwo daughters and two stepdaughters, Catherine and SusanLocal address: 321 Rowayton Avenue, NorwalkEnlisted on January 12, 1942Serial number: 11041536 (Enlisted) and O-752769Continue reading “SECOND LIEUTENANT WARREN ROLAND MUDGE; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS ANTHONY MASTRIANNI; U.S. ARMY

October 14, 1925 (Norwalk, CT) – June 10, 2008 (Norwalk, CT); 82 years oldMarried to Joan M. Allegressa on June 12, 1954 in Ridgefield, CTLocal address: 10 Henry Street and 8 Boxwood Road, NorwalkEnlisted January 3, 1944Serial number 31409136106TH INFANTRY DIVISION Held in Nazi POW camp Stalag 9B Bad Orb Hessen-Nassau, Prussia 50-09. From TheContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS ANTHONY MASTRIANNI; U.S. ARMY”

STAFF SERGEANT LAWRENCE JOSEPH MANZI JR.; U.S. ARMY

September 27, 1912 (Norwalk, CT) – February 19, 2007 (New Milford, CT); 94 years oldMarried Carmella Tuozzolo on April 25, 1938 in Norwalk, CTLocal address: 31 Chapel St (1930), 4 Hedge Drive and 27 Lakeview Drive, NorwalkEnlisted on April 3, 1943Serial number 3133156110TH INFANTRY DIVISION Held in Nazi POW camp Stalag 3C Alt Drewitz Brandenburg,Continue reading “STAFF SERGEANT LAWRENCE JOSEPH MANZI JR.; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS ARTHUR PATRICK MAESTRO; U.S. ARMY

Married Norma Mary Devine (1919-2014) on May 25, 1940 in Norwalk, CTOne son, Arthur. Three daughters, Deborah, Janice and Sharon.Last local address: 54 Fairfield Avenue and 227 Ely Avenue, South NorwalkEnlisted January 3, 1944Serial number 31409165106TH INFANTRY DIVISION, 42RD INFANTRY REGIMENT, 3RD BATTALION Held in German POW camp Stalag 11B Fallingbostel Prussia (Work Camps) 53-09.Continue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS ARTHUR PATRICK MAESTRO; U.S. ARMY”

SERGEANT CHARLES HENRY LIEBE; U.S. ARMY

December 13, 1909 (Dresden, Germany) – June 21 1980 (Deep River, CT); 70 years oldLast local address: 18 Olmstead Place, East NorwalkEnlisted: October 14, 1942Serial number: 32529188UNKNOWN INFANTRY UNIT German by birth. Arrived in the U.S. on August 5, 1937. Joined the Army in 1942. Naturalized on February 14, 1944. Held in German POW campContinue reading “SERGEANT CHARLES HENRY LIEBE; U.S. ARMY”