FULL NAME:

Frank J. LaPorta

ARMY SERIAL NUMBER (ASN):

36626695

  • DATE OF BIRTH: January 8, 1921
  • DATE OF DEATH: July 15, 1944
RESIDENCE (DURING WWII)

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois

ORGANIZATION
  • MAIN UNIT:
    23rd Infantry Regiment
  • SUBUNIT:
    Company F, 2nd Battalion
RANK / POSITION IN UNIT (LAST KNOWN)
  • RANK:
    Private First Class (Pfc.)
  • POSITION IN UNIT:
    Rifleman
BATTLES AND CAMPAIGNS

✭ Normandy Campaign (6 June – 24 July 1944)

DECORATIONS AND CITATIONS (AWARDS)

🎖Purple Heart

STATUS
  • CATEGORY:
    Killed in action (KIA)
  • DATE:
    July 15, 1944
  • LOCATION:
    Saint Germain d'Elle, France
  • NOTES:
    First Location: Thorax, generally; Causative Agent: Artillery Shell, Fragments, Afoot or unspecified
HONORED BY:

Men of the 2nd Infantry Division

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File Unit: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938 - 1946 (Enlistment Records)
in the Series: World War II Army Enlistment Records, created 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946. - Record Group 64 (info)

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