La Rossa, Anthony Robert, PFC

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
4745-Light Weapons Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1951-1954, 4745, 3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment/L Company
Service Years
1950 - 1954

Private First Class

One Service Stripe

Five Overseas Service Bars

 Last Photo   Personal Details 

Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Feb 13, 1951
Hostile, Died while Missing
Unknown, Not Reported
Korea, South
Korean War
Location of Interment
Long Island National Cemetery - Farmingdale, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section Ma, Site 38

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Korean War FallenThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1995, Korean War Fallen9
  2005, The National Gold Star Family Registry

 Photo Album   (More...

 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Unit Assignments
9th Infantry Division2nd Infantry Division3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment
  1950-1951, 4745, 9th Infantry Division
  1951-1954, 4745, 2nd Infantry Division
  1951-1954, 4745, 3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment/L Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Private First Class La Rossa was a member of Company L, 3rd Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy near Hoengsong, South Korea on February 13, 1951. He was presumed dead on January 11, 1954. PFC La Rossa's remains have recovered and identified in 2014. His name is permanently inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.

Source: American Battle Monuments Commission

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