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PFC Richard Barella

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PFC Richard Barella

Birth
New Hartford, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA
Death 11 Mar 1945 (aged 17)
Iwo Jima, Ogasawara-shichō, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Burial Newington, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 60315826 View Source
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9th Marines, USMC

Decoration: SILVER STAR

Private First Class Richard Barella (MCSN: 54793), United States Marine Corps, was awarded the Silver Star (Posthumously) for gallantry in action at Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands on March 7, 1945.

Action Date: 7-Mar-45
Service: Marine Corps
Rank: Private First Class

Final Resting Place

Gravesite Details This is a memorial to the Marine listed above. There is a link to his actual burial location above.


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  • Created by: Kelly in CT
  • Added: 19 Oct 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 60315826
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/60315826/richard-barella : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Richard Barella (14 Sep 1927–11 Mar 1945), Find a Grave Memorial ID 60315826, citing The National Iwo Jima Memorial Monument and Park, Newington, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Kelly in CT (contributor 47077034) .