PRIVATE LAWRENCE ROBERT ZEOLI; U.S. MARINE CORPS

February 8, 1923 (Brooklyn, NY) – May 21, 1945; 22 years oldUnmarriedLast local address: 12 Reynolds Street, NorwalkEnlisted on January 4, 1944Service number: 9071996TH MARINE DIVISION, 4TH MARINES, COMPANY C Awarded the Purple Heart Medal Died during Operation Iceberg on Okinawa, Japan May 21, 1945. From The Norwalk Hour March 8, 1945 In a recentContinue reading “PRIVATE LAWRENCE ROBERT ZEOLI; U.S. MARINE CORPS”

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS HAROLD LEGRAND HYATT JR.; U.S. ARMY

September 5, 1924 (Norwalk, CT) – May 21, 1945; 20 years oldUnmarriedLast local address: 101 George Avenue, NorwalkEnlisted March 3, 1943Service number: 3132677410TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION, 86TH MOUNTAIN INFANTRY REGIMENT, COMPANY F Awarded the Bronze Star Medal and Purple Heart Medal. Wounded in action in March 1945 at Castel d’Aino. Sustained compound, comminuted fracture of upperContinue reading “PRIVATE FIRST CLASS HAROLD LEGRAND HYATT JR.; U.S. ARMY”