Marconi, Emil J., S/Sgt

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
745-Rifleman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1943-1944, 745, B Company, 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry
Service Years
1941 - 1944

Staff Sergeant


One Service Stripe



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
1915
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Bronx
Last Address
1614 Van Buren Street, Bronx, NY 10460

Casualty Date
Jun 16, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
France
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Normandy, France
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Block F, Row 17, Grave 28

 Official Badges 

Belgian Fourragere Honorably Discharged WW II


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
American Battle Monuments CommissionD-Day FallenWorld War II FallenThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1944, American Battle Monuments Commission
  1944, D-Day Fallen
  2004, World War II Fallen
  2010, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Rifle

 
 National Guard Awards


 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1941, ASTP Basic Training Battalion (WWII) (Fort Benning, GA)
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 8th Infantry 4th Infantry Division
  1943-1944, 745, B Company, 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry
  1943-1944, 745, 4th Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater
  1944-1944 WWII - European Theater of Operations/Normandy Campaign (1944)/Operation Overlord/D-Day Beach Landings - Operation Neptune
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Staff Sergeant Marconi landed on Utah beach on the 6th of June 1944 and was killed in action 10 days later on 16 June. He was a Squad Leader with B Company, 1st Battalion 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division. Staff Sergeant Marconi is buried at the American Military Cemetery at Colleville Sur Mer, Normandy France. 
   
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