Theodore M. Alesantrino

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 06/13/1944

 

 

 

Theodore M. Alesantrino was born in Pennsylvania in 1913. He was drafted into the Army
at Greensburg, Pennsylvania, on May 16, 1942. His hometown was listed as Connelsvillle,
Fayette County, Pennsylvania. He had completed four years of High School,
and he listed his occupation as Architect. He was single, with no dependents.
His religion was listed as Catholic.

Sergeant Alesantrino was killed in action in France, on June 13, 1944, during the 22nd Infantry's attack
against the Quineville Ridge, north of Montebourg.

 

 

Theodore M. Alesantrino was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #1 at Carentan, France in Block N Row 6 Grave 103 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.

Burial:
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Colleville-sur-Mer
Departement du Calvados
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot F Row 17 Grave 29

 

Grave marker for Theodore Alesantrino

Photo by: Frogman from the Find A Grave website

 

 

Grave marker for Theodore Alesantrino

Photo by: Frogman from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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