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SMN Frank John La Cava

SMN Frank John La Cava

Death 15 Feb 1944
At Sea
Burial Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Plot Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID 82349938 · View Source
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Son of Daniel Lacava.

Frank served as a Seaman, First Class, S.S. Atlantic Sun, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Rockingham County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

Frank was declared "Missing In Action" when the Atlantic Sun was sunk by a German Torpedo in the Atlantic Ocean during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 2023186

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
ShaneO for submitting this record for bio updates!





  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: ShaneO
  • Added: 24 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82349938
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for SMN Frank John La Cava (unknown–15 Feb 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82349938, citing East Coast Memorial, Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .