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PFC Charles Thomas Consolo

PFC Charles Thomas Consolo

Birth
Death 2 Mar 1945 (aged 19)
Burial Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 94238784 · View Source
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Last Rank
Private 1st Class
Last Primary MOS
0311-Rifleman
Last MOSGroup
Infantry
Last Unit
1944-1945, 0311, 25th Marine Regiment/1st Bn (1/25)
Service Years
1942 - 1945
Unofficial USMC Certificates
Iwo Jima Certificate

Home State
Texas
Year of Birth
1925
Home Town
Pittsburgh Last Address
KIA on Iwo Jima. PFC Rifleman Co. B 1st Bn 25th Marines 4th Marine Division.
1540 Westmoreland Street
Pittsburgh, PA (Parents Home)

Casualty Date
Mar 03, 1945
Cause
Hostile, Died Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Japan Conflict
World War II */Iwo Jima
Location of Interment
Calvary Catholic Cemetery - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Thank you to Eric Ackerman for the following:

Published in THE PITTSBURGH PRESS, PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA, internet edition, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28, 1948, PAGE THIRTY

PFC. CHARLES T. CONSOLO
Funeral services for Marine Private First Class Charles Thomas Consolo, son of Mrs. Teresa Consolo, 29 Riverside Court, Blawnox, will be at 3 p.m. tomorrow in Calvary Cemetery.

Private Consolo was killed March 3, 1945, in Iwo Jima at the age of 19. He was awarded the Bronze Star medal posthumously.

Besides his mother, Private Consolo is survived by three sisters, Mrs. Angeline Martin, Mrs. Mary Almo and Miss Teresa Consolo and four brothers, Joseph, Edmund, Lawrence and Eugene Consolo, all of Baltimore, Md. (last paragraph of news article is illegible)


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  • Created by: Jeff Hall
  • Added: 26 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 94238784
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Charles Thomas Consolo (23 Aug 1925–2 Mar 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 94238784, citing Calvary Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .