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Pvt Anthony F “Tony” Morabito

Pvt Anthony F “Tony” Morabito

Birth
New York, USA
Death 4 Dec 1944 (aged 22–23)
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
Plot Plot A Row 36 Grave 51
Memorial ID 56374373 · View Source
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Son of Frank Anthony Morabito and Maria Nicola Salvatore.

Anthony served as a Private in the 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided at 161 West Avenue, Spencerport, Monroe County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 22, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a mechanic at the Haloid Company with his brother Frank and also as Single, without dependents.

"Tony" "Died Of Wounds" received during action in Germany during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 42142051

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His brother, PFC Frank A. Morabito, also "Died Of Wounds" during the war. They are interred next to each other.

Their brother, Arthur Carmello Morabito, also served in WW II, Korea, and Vietnam and retired as a Lt. Colonel from the U.S. Air Force.

Their brother, Joseph Bruno Morabito, also served in WW II as a Tech. 5, 154th engineers and was in the battles of Peilelu, Saipan, Leyte Gulf, and Iwo Jima. He was awarded four battle stars on his ribbons.

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56374373
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Anthony F “Tony” Morabito (1921–4 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56374373, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .