Balassone, Guy L., T/3

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Technician Third Grade
Last Service Branch
Air Defense Artillery
Last Primary MOS
635-Searchlight Electrician
Last MOS Group
Air Defense Artillery (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1942-1946, 635, C Battery, 22nd Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion
Service Years
1942 - 1946

Technician Third Grade


One Service Stripe



Two Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
1917
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Albert
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Aug 02, 1972
 
Location of Interment
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Honorably Discharged WW II


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Last Known Activity
T/3 GUY L. BALASSONE SON OF JOSEPH BALASSONE AND ANNA LA CIRITA WAS BORN IN ALBERT, TUCKER COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA AND WAS EMPLOYED AS A LOCOMOTIVE FIREMAN PRIOR TO ENTERING THE U.S. ARMY ON 17 MARCH 1942. T/3 BALASSONE SERVED IN THE PACIFIC WITH BATTERY C, 22ND ANTI-AIRCRAFT SEARCH LIGHT BATTALION FROM 16 OCTOBER 1944 TO 25 DECEMBER 1945. GUY BALASSONE WAS HONORABLY DISCHARGED AT FORT KNOX, KENTUCKY ON 10 JANUARY 1946. GUY PASSED AWAY ON 2 AUGUST 1972 IN BUFFALO, NEW YORK. THERE WERE THREE BALASONE BROTHERS T/3 ANTHONY THOMAS AND SERGEANT JOHN J. BALASSONE.
   
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WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
From Month/Year
December / 1944
To Month/Year
July / 1945

Description
(Luzon Campaign 15 December 1944 to 4 July 1945) After Leyte came Mindoro, which was invaded on 15 December 1944, an air strip being obtained to provide a base for operations during the invasion on Luzon. American troops landed on the shores of Lingayen Gulf on g January 1945 and pushed to Manila, which the Japanese defended vigorously until 24 February. Rather than meet the Americans in a decisive battle, the Japanese decided to fight delaying actions in numerous places. Organized resistance ended in southern Luzon in April and in central and northern Luzon in June.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
December / 1944
To Month/Year
July / 1945
 
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

727th Amphibian Tractor Battalion

USS Denver (CL-58)

1st Cavalry Division

192nd Military Police Battalion

838th Military Police Company

814th Military Police Company, 327th Military Police Battalion

192nd Military Police Battalion

545th Military Police Company

720th Military Police Battalion

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

  243 Also There at This Battle:
  • Aaron, William Roy, T/Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Aguirre, Carlos, SFC
  • Aiken, James Nickolas, S/Sgt, (1940-1946)
  • Allen, James, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Allen, Rade, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Arendovski, Aloysius, PFC, (1943-1946)
  • Asworth, Charles
  • Badger, Thomas Jenkins, COL, (1932-1965)
  • Beckwith, Bruce Norman, Sgt, (1943-1946)
  • Bradley, Bernard, S/Sgt, (1941-1945)
  • Brooks, Lawrence N, PFC, (1940-1945)
  • Brown, Edward, S/Sgt, (1942-1945)
  • Bruce, Kenneth, CPT, (1943-1946)
  • Carlson, Irvin, T/Sgt, (1943-1945)
  • Chailland, Wayne, 1LT, (1940-1946)
  • Chatelain, Beverly, 1LT, (1942-1946)
  • Chesser, Arthur, Cpl, (1941-1945)
  • Christner, Raymond, PFC, (1943-1945)
  • Coffey, Lucy, S/Sgt, (1941-1945)
  • Collins, Charles, Cpl, (1944-1946)
  • Conner, Stephen Lansford, PFC, (1942-1945)
  • Corbin, Merritt, 1LT, (1942-1945)
  • Davis, Ernest, T/4, (1941-1945)
  • Ely, William Jonas, LTG, (1933-1966)
  • Fukuhara, Harry Katsuji, COL, (1942-1971)
  • Hayes, Eugene, PFC, (1943-1945)
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