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PFC Albert J. Seghetti
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Birth: 1929
Toluca
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1951, North Korea

Pfc. U.S. Army, Korean War-Pfc. Seghetti was killed in action by a sliver of shrapnel to the neck on 9-20-1951 while serving with the 23rd Infantry Regiment of the 2nd Infantry Division in North Korea.

He is the son of Mr.& Mrs. Nildo Seghetti of Toluca, Illinois, and is a 1947 graduate of Toluca H.S. He came to Peoria to work at Caterpillar after graduation,and he was living with his mother, Mrs. Amelia Wise at a Peoria address, and was employed by Cat. for 3.5 years before his enlistment on January 6, 1951. He leaves one brother, Donald at home, and three sisters, Miss Joyce, Mrs. Barbara Neils of Varna, Illinois, and Mrs. Loretta Hadley of Sheffield, Illinois, and one cousin, Roger Seghetti of Peoria {2011}.

Awards: Purple Heart, Combat Infantry Badge, National Defense Medal, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, Repulic of Korea War Service Medal. 
 
Burial:
City Cemetery
Toluca
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: David C. Henderson
Record added: Dec 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62948700
 

 
 
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