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PFC Richard Barella

PFC Richard Barella

Birth
Death 11 Mar 1945 (aged 17)
Iwo Jima, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Burial Beverly, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
Plot F, 0, 1884
Memorial ID 324012 · View Source
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Son of Mr. & Mrs. Clorindo J. Barella who resided in New Hartford, Connecticut.

Richard served as a Private First Class, 3rd Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

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

Richard was "Killed In Action" in the Battle of Iwo Jima during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in the Iwo Jima 3rd Division Cemetery and was later repatriated here on April 9, 1948.

Service # 547943

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 324012
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Richard Barella (14 Sep 1927–11 Mar 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 324012, citing Beverly National Cemetery, Beverly, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .