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MarottaAeliaMaybe1943 - corps, during paint from he navigation Ala. was...
corps, during paint from he navigation Ala. was was 22. been about two he city. in Cape PVT. MAROTTA RECEIVED PURPLE HEART FOR WOODS First lt was the Purple Heart for wounds received In the Tunisian campaign. Then a report came: "Missing In action since Aug. 1." On Oct. 31 Mrs. Antoinette Maratta of 207 Stone Ave. received a telegram from the War Department stating that her son, Pvt. Aelia S. Marotta had been killed on Aus 1 In Sicily. rnvaie Maroua naa Been on Brooklyn Department in detectives and with foreign soil since September, a year in ago. He was first based in North ern Ireland, then took part in the North African invasion. He received a shrapnel wound while fighting in Tunisia. Private Marotta, 24. entered the army three years ago. He was a graduate cf Thomas Jefferson High School. There are three other Marottas in the service- Angelo is a private with the M. P. corps in New York; Carmine Is with the Seabees In California, and pvt. Ralph Marotta is stationed in Georgia, with the tank destroyers. among crime-ridden taking a conditions in The reply to presentment lor local his ' Mavor's The I read: I particularly Leaders

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  1. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle,
  2. 21 Nov 1943, Sun,
  3. Page 18

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