|Birth: ||Jun. 14, 1960|
|Death: ||May 19, 2003, Iraq|
Army Lt. Col. Baragona was assigned to 19th Maintenance Battalion, Fort Sill, Oklahoma as the commanding officer. Killed when a tractor-trailer jackknifed on the road and collided with his HMMWV. The military was his career, but his family was his life. Dominic especially liked Christmas and always made a big deal of getting the family together. He grew up in Niles and graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in nearby Warren, Ohio. He was a 1982 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York. One of seven children, Dominic was an avid football and baseball fan. His middle name, Rocco, was chosen for Indians slugger Rocky Colavito, and he went by the nickname Rocky.
Arlington National Cemetery
Plot: Section 60, Site 7881
Created by: Brenda N
Record added: Aug 07, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11492181
🦅 Freedom - You fought and died for it, LTC Baragona - I hurt and cried for it - 💔|
Added: Feb. 7, 2017
"The Soldier's Grave" Tread lightly, 'tis a soldiers grave, a lonely, mossy mound; and yet to hearts like mine and thine it should be holy ground. Speak softly, let no careless laugh, No idle, thoughtless jest, Escape your lips where sweetly sleeps the he...(Read more)|
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