Angelo Guarino

Pfc. Angelo Guarino Killed in Action in France

(Aug. 10, 1944) -- Pfc. Angelo Guarino, 25, of 19 Carmer Avenue, was killed in action in France on July 18.

His parents, Carmen and Florence Guarino, received an undelivered letter stamped "deceased" followed by a war department telegram saying that he died.

A 1937 graduate of Belleville High School, Guarino enlisted in the infantry April 1941. He was a machine gun instructor at Camp Forrest, Tenn., and went overseas to Ireland last December.

According to the American Battle Monuments Commission, Private First Class Angelo Guarino, U.S. Army Serial No. 32064795 served in the 13th Infantry Regiment, 8th Infantry Division.

He entered the service from New Jersey, and was killed in action on July 18, 1944. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He is survived by brothers Nicholas and Joseph; sisters Philomena, Antoinette, Rose, and Helen.

Private Guarino is buried at: Plot G, Row 9, Grave 36, at Normandy American Cemetery, St. Laurent-sur-Mer, France.

Normandy Photo Copyright  2004 by Robert Caruso, used by permission


ANGELO GUARINO WAY

Belleville Street Named in Honor of Angelo Guarino, Dec. 10, 2016 

Washington Avenue and Forest Street

Angelo Guarino Way, Belleville, N.J.


Family joins town to honor Pvt. Angelo Guarino


Sources

1940 United States Federal Census

American Battle Monuments Commission

Belleville Times, August 10, 1944

Verona Heroes Robert Caruso

Belleville streets dedicated for deceased vets

Belleville Sons Honor Roll

  A Place of Honor and Remembrance In the Home of the Brave

Belleville, New Jersey

World War II

 

BELLEVILLE SONS HONOR ROLL

Contact/Join Our Email List

BellevilleSons.com copyright 2003-2016 By Anthony Buccino. All rights reserved. Permissions & other snail mail: PO Box 110252 Nutley NJ 07110


Support this website by buying a book

BELLEVILLE SONS HONOR ROLL - Remembering the men who paid for our freedom

Belleville and Nutley in the Civil War - a Brief History

Anthony Buccino