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SSGT Frank Setti, Jr

Death 20 Oct 1944
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot F Row 11 Grave 60
Memorial ID 171939982 · View Source
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Frank served as a Staff Sergeant, 788th Amphibious Tank Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Fairfield County, Connecticut prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 1, 1942 in Hartford, Connecticut. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a welder and also as Single, without dependents.

Frank was "Killed In Action" on the first day his Battalion invaded Leyte Island, Philippines during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31118820

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Janice Hollandsworth for finding that this record was not recorded at Manila!





  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 29 Oct 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 171939982
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT Frank Setti, Jr (unknown–20 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 171939982, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .