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Pvt Joseph “Joe” Alberico

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Pvt Joseph “Joe” Alberico

  • Birth 5 Jan 1923
  • Death 4 Oct 1944 Netherlands
  • Burial Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County, Colorado, USA
  • Plot Section 21, Block 11, Lot 0, Grave 733
  • Memorial ID 97470595

Private Joseph Alberico served with the 501th Parachute Infantry regiment when he lost his life in World War II. He was killed in Action when his unit tried to secure a series of bridges in the Netherlands during what was called "Operation Market Garden". After the war his body was returned to the United states and buried in the Denver area. Joseph's wife received his Purple heart and other medals in a ceremony in the Nebraska State Capitol in 2013.


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  • Created by: Loren Bender
  • Added: 20 Sep 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 97470595
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Joseph “Joe” Alberico (5 Jan 1923–4 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 97470595, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Loren Bender (contributor 47060026) .