SERGEANT ROBERT JAY PESKIN; U.S. ARMY

May 22, 1928 (Hartford, CT) – May 15, 2021 (Unknown); 92 years oldMarried Marilyn Raine on December 27, 1953, in Norwalk, Connecticut.Local address: 2 Elmwood Avenue, NorwalkThree sons, Brian S. (1956-), Stephen (1961-), and Johnathan S. (1961-).Local address: 5 Buckingham Place, NorwalkEnlistment date is unknownDischarged in October 1952.Service number 51093580Unit: 45th Infantry Division, Medical CompanyContinue reading “SERGEANT ROBERT JAY PESKIN; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS LELAND DAVID WEYMOUTH; U.S. ARMY

May 22, 1934 (Portland, ME) – June 29, 1996 (Biddeford, ME); 62 years oldMarried Ruth M. Fahan (1936-2004) on April 18, 1953, in Norwalk, Connecticut.Married Louise Peterson on November 23, 1974, in Portland, Maine.Five sons, David L. (1953-2017), Thomas (1955-). Robert R. (1957-), William P. (1959-), and John H. (1968-).Five daughters, Linda (1956-), Rita A.Continue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS LELAND DAVID WEYMOUTH; U.S. ARMY”

SECOND LIEUTENANT BERNALDO “BERNARD” MARKO PERETTI; U.S. ARMY

October 28, 1916 (Norwalk, CT) – June 18, 2006 (Leominster, MA); 89 years oldMarried to Margaret A. Nash (1924-2002).One daughter, Deborah (1950-).One son, David M. (1949-).Local address: 22 Davis Street, Norwalk, Connecticut.Entered the Army in June 1940Retired on November 1, 1960, after 20 years of service.Serial number: 6150723Field Artillery Born to Giovanni “John” P. (1879-1955)Continue reading “SECOND LIEUTENANT BERNALDO “BERNARD” MARKO PERETTI; U.S. ARMY”

SERGEANT FIRST CLASS ROBERT EDWARD LANE JR.; U.S. ARMY

July 8, 1931 (Norwalk, CT) – March 17, 2011 (Indiana, PA); 79 years oldMarried Grace M. Gantek on February 9, 1952, in Danbury, Connecticut.Married Anna L. Spallone on November 22, 1957, in Norwalk, Connecticut.Four daughters, Dorothy (1958-2022), Linda S. Lane Goggins (1952-2020), Theresa (1966-1966), and Marie Lane Horne (1964-).One son, Albert P. (1963-2015).Enlisted in AugustContinue reading “SERGEANT FIRST CLASS ROBERT EDWARD LANE JR.; U.S. ARMY”

DAMAGE CONTROLMAN 3RD CLASS JOHN P. CLARK; U.S. NAVY

March 17, 1931 (Norwalk, CT) –Married Eileen Altman (1934-2014) on September 25, 1954, in Norwalk, Connecticut.Three sons, David (1959-), Christopher J. (1960-), and Timothy P. (1965-).Three daughters, Patricia (1959-), Maureen Clark Lipp (1965-), and Jeannie Clark Miller (1967-).Local address: 15 Wilton Avenue and 19 Plattsville Avenue in Norwalk, ConnecticutEnlisted in March 1950Service number: 7193937Unit: USSContinue reading “DAMAGE CONTROLMAN 3RD CLASS JOHN P. CLARK; U.S. NAVY”

CORPORAL STEPHEN MARUCA KARDOS; U.S. ARMY

January 23, 1922 (Norwalk, CT) – February 14, 1990 (West Haven, CT); 68 years old UnmarriedLocal address: 4 Talmadge PlaceEnlisted August 5, 1942; discharged October 30, 1945Enlisted July 23, 1946; discharged July 30, 1953Serial number: 31167283Infantry Born to Stephen Sr. (1868-1953) and Susan Banyai Kardos (1878-1935). Both parents and sisters Mary and Elizabeth were bornContinue reading “CORPORAL STEPHEN MARUCA KARDOS; U.S. ARMY”

SERGEANT LEROY DANIEL CORBO; U.S. ARMY

January 10, 1928 (Stamford, CT) – May 18, 2004 (Norwalk, CT); 76 years oldMarried to Rose F. Neil on February 21, 1953 in Greenwich, CTMarried to Marjorie Andrus November 26, 1960 in North Canaan, CTMarried to Janet Cowperthwait (1937-1993) on July 29, 1966 in Westport, CTSons, Daniel W. (1963-1964), Lee A. (1967-), Chuck? (1969-), andContinue reading “SERGEANT LEROY DANIEL CORBO; U.S. ARMY”

PRIVATE ZOLTAN “ZOLI” DANIEL ERDO; U.S. ARMY

February 20, 1932 (Norwalk, CT) – presentMarried to Jane Shaw Erdo (1938-present) on January 12, 1963 in Norwalk.Children are: Amy Erdo Portillo (1963-), Daniel (1965-), and daughter Liza Erdo Strong (1967-).Local address: 20 Lowe Street, Glover Avenue and 5 Old Belden Hill Court.Inducted on November 17, 1952. Separated on August 25, 1954.Service number US51217191Unit: 7thContinue reading “PRIVATE ZOLTAN “ZOLI” DANIEL ERDO; U.S. ARMY”

CORPORAL HAROLD WILLIAM BRIDGEFORTH; U.S. MARINE CORPS

April 29, 1925 (Fairfield, CT) – April 10, 1965 (Norwalk; CT); 39 years oldMarried to Florence Hayes Marshall Bridgeforth on October 22, 1952 in Stamford CTOne daughter Carmen Denise Bridgeforth Clark (1953-1993), and one son Harold Jr. (1956-). Stepdaughters Beverly Marshall-Burrus (?-?) and Sharon Marshall Rouzier (1945-2008).Local address: 100 Dry Hill Road, Norwalk and 3FContinue reading “CORPORAL HAROLD WILLIAM BRIDGEFORTH; U.S. MARINE CORPS”

CORPORAL DAVID BERNARD CHAMPAGNE; U.S. MARINE CORPS

Once in a while I freelance and create bios for people I know who have a connection to a veteran who died during wartime service but not from Norwalk, Connecticut which is the theme of the work on this website. To me, any Medal of Honor recipient is deserving of my time and effort. ThisContinue reading “CORPORAL DAVID BERNARD CHAMPAGNE; U.S. MARINE CORPS”