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Maj Joseph Anthony Largan

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Maj Joseph Anthony Largan

  • Birth 21 May 1920 Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Death 8 Feb 2001 Floral Park, Nassau County, New York, USA
  • Burial Calverton, Suffolk County, New York, USA
  • Memorial ID 7399757

Born in Brooklyn, New York, He was one of six children born to Joseph and Mary Carey Largan. His siblings were Michael Crook, Anthony, Lily Mary, Alice and Florence. He spend his youth in Rockland County, NY. He was a member of the Band of Brothers, the 101 Airborne Division, the United States Army and was a paratrooper landing with the allied forces in Normandy, France on June 6, 1944, where he was injured and received a purple heart. He also served in Korea. He married Joan Carew in Brooklyn, New York in Jan 1946 and had seven children.


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  • Created by: Cindy
  • Added: 30 Apr 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7399757
  • Cindy
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Joseph Anthony Largan (21 May 1920–8 Feb 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7399757, citing Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Cindy (contributor 46573079) .