SYLVESTRO, Nicholas J

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SYLVESTRO, Nicholas J

Servicenumber: 33809563

 

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Age: 27
Born: 18 February 1917, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Hometown: Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Family: Michael Sylvestro (father)
Jennie Sylvestro (mother)
John Sylvestro (brother)
Alfred Sylvestro (brother)
Gilda Sylvestro (sister)
Frank Sylvestro (brother)
Nathalie Sylvestro (sister)
Eldolina Sylvestro (sister)
Sarah Sylvestro (sister)
Rank: Private
Function: Not available
Regiment: 10th Infantry Regiment
Battalion: Not available
Division - Transport: 5th Infantry Division
Company Squadron: Not available
Unit - Group: -
Plane data: (Serialnumber, MACR, etc.) -
Date of death: 21 September 1944
Status: DOW
Place of death: Not available
Spot: Not available
Awards: Purple Heart
Gravenumber: Plot J, Row 29, Grave 11
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Lorraine
Biography: -
Other information: Pvt. Nicholas J. Sylvestro enlisted in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on 4 January 1944.

He attended 1 year of High School and was a shipping clerk before he enlisted.

At the time of his death the 10th Infantry Regiment was engaged in the vicinity of Pournoy-la-Chétive, France.

He was first buried in the U.S.Temporary Cemetery St. James, St. James, France.

Source of information: Leo Minne, www.abmc.gov, www.wwiimemorial.com, www.archives.gov – WWII Enlistment Record, www.ancestry.com – 1930 Census / Headstone and Interment Record /Pennsylvania Veteran Compensation Application, A footsoldier for Patton / Michael C. Bilder James G. Bilder, The 5th Infantry division in the ETO, http://www.joedemadio.com/5th-infantry-division/
Photo source: -

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