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PFC Nicholas E DeTota

PFC Nicholas E DeTota

Birth
New York, USA
Death 22 Dec 1944 (aged 22–23)
Burial Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 80002860 · View Source
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Nicholas served as a Private First Class in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Onondaga County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 18, 1944 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted as being employed as a pattern and model maker and also as Married.

He was "Killed In Action" in Luxembourg during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 42141490

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Syracuse Herald American - April 6, 1945

PFC Nicholas E. Detota, 23, 100 Grand Boulevard, East Syracuse, was killed in action Dec 22, in Luxembourg with the Third Army. He leaves his wife, the former Arnelia Krupka, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Krupka of Lemoyne Avenue East Syracuse, and a daughter, Patricia, 16 months, his father, Nunzio DeTota of South Wilbur Ave; four brothers and five sisters.

( Burial Location & Article found by: Anne Cady )

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 7 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 80002860
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Nicholas E DeTota (1921–22 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 80002860, citing Assumption Cemetery and Mausoleum, Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .