Cpl. Rosario "Babe" V. Cocozza  

 

Mil# 32640872

Enlisted: 23 November 1942, New York City

 A. Company 643rd TD BN.

 

 

 

 

Info/Pictures received from;

Thomas Cocozza (Son) and Jenn McCue (Grand-Daughter)

Born: 9 August 1922    Place: Staten Island, New York

Died:  10 May 1998   Place:  Staten Island, New York

Buried: Saint Peters Cemetery, West New Brighton, New York

 

Wife: Anna Cocozza (Gnerre)  Married: 22 July 1945

Children: Michael, John, Thomas and Bettyanne

 

Father: Michael Cocozza   Mother: Josephine Cocozza (Romolo)

 

 

 

Awards

 

European African Middle Eastern Service Medal

Battle Stars"Ardennes-Rhineland-Central Europe"

 

Rosario (5th. R) with a couple Army Brothers
 

 

Rosario in front of row M18 Hellcats

 

 

Rosario behind Browning M2 Machine Gun .50 Mounted on a M20 Armoured Vehicle

 

Anna and Rosario

 

Anna and Rosario Wedding picture

Rosario's grave marker on Saint Peters Cemetery

 

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