Last Rank Private 1st Class Last Primary MOS 0311-Rifleman Last MOSGroup Infantry Last Unit 1944-1945, 0311, 25th Marine Regiment/1st Bn (1/25) Service Years 1942 - 1945 Unofficial USMC Certificates Iwo Jima Certificate
Home State Texas Year of Birth 1925 Home Town Pittsburgh Last Address KIA on Iwo Jima. PFC Rifleman Co. B 1st Bn 25th Marines 4th Marine Division. 1540 Westmoreland Street Pittsburgh, PA (Parents Home)
Casualty Date Mar 03, 1945 Cause Hostile, Died Reason Gun, Small Arms Fire Location Japan Conflict World War II */Iwo Jima Location of Interment Calvary Catholic Cemetery - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Thank you to Eric Ackerman for the following:
Published in THE PITTSBURGH PRESS, PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA, internet edition, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28, 1948, PAGE THIRTY
PFC. CHARLES T. CONSOLO Funeral services for Marine Private First Class Charles Thomas Consolo, son of Mrs. Teresa Consolo, 29 Riverside Court, Blawnox, will be at 3 p.m. tomorrow in Calvary Cemetery.
Private Consolo was killed March 3, 1945, in Iwo Jima at the age of 19. He was awarded the Bronze Star medal posthumously.
Besides his mother, Private Consolo is survived by three sisters, Mrs. Angeline Martin, Mrs. Mary Almo and Miss Teresa Consolo and four brothers, Joseph, Edmund, Lawrence and Eugene Consolo, all of Baltimore, Md. (last paragraph of news article is illegible)