Frank Anthony Cancelliere
Street naming Main and Rutgers in Honor of Captain Henry Benson who died of his wounds on the battlefield in the Civil War and Florence Ave. in honor of Frank A. Cancelliere who was KIA in Vietnam held September 10, 2016
Marine Corp. Frank Cancelliere
Killed in Vietnam War
According to the official report, he died as a result of fragmentation wounds to the head and body from a friendly grenade that was accidentally detonated in the chow line at the mess hall.
in the Marine Corps in September 1967.
A lifelong resident of Belleville, Cpl. Cancelliere was a graduate of Belleville High School and worked for the Belleville Tool Corp., before joining the Marines.
New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Holmdel, N.J.
CANCELLIERE, FRANK ANTHONY
Date of Birth: Sunday, June 27, 1948
Branch: Marine Corps
Start of Tour: Monday, March 18, 1968
The Wall: Panel 29W - Row 044
Remembrance - George Sbarra
Homecoming Project, March 15, 1991; P.O.W. Network 1998
The Belleville Times: March 1969
A Place of Honor and Remembrance In the Home of the Brave
Belleville, New Jersey
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