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Pvt Louis E Basta
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1925
Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1945, Belgium


Private Basta (Serial #33604768) served in the:
United States Army
82nd Airborne Division
325th Glider Infantry
Company A

His Army enlistment date / place was:
May 3, 1943
Wilkes Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania

He was Killed In Action in:
Belgium during World War II

His civilian occupation at enlistment was in:
Machinist Helper / Rubber goods production

He was the son of the late:
Louis Frank Basta
(04/10/1887 - 09/18/1943)
Angelina Scalzo Basta Scarpino
(04/21/1905 - 06/13/1989)
Family links: 
  Angelina Scalzo Scarpino (1905 - 1989)
Old Forge Cemetery
Old Forge
Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: KATHY
Record added: May 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70269191
Pvt Louis E Basta
Added by: Cathy and Tim Sheffler
Pvt Louis E Basta
Added by: Cathy and Tim Sheffler
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 Added: May. 25, 2015
NARA Home of Record: New Haven County, Connecticut...Killed In Action...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Sep. 4, 2014
Thank you for your service and sacrifice to our country, Private Basta! May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace! You have certainly earned it!
 Added: May. 23, 2011

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