LOUIS S DODDO SSGT
US ARMY KIA
FLAGGED VEHICLE ESCORT STAGE
MAGNER FUNERAL HOME
12 MOTT AV
NORWALK CT 06850
ST JOHN CEMETERY
223 RICHARDS AV
NORWALK, CT 06850
Patriot Guard and Associates;
Sadly we have been requested to Stand in Honor for Louis Salvatore Doddo SSGT US Army WW II KIA July 7 1944.
SSGT Louis Doddo was killed during a massive Japanese attack against the 105th Infantry on the Island of Saipan on July 7, 1944. His remains were disinterred from the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial and returned to the US for identification. DNA testing identified a family member in CT.
Served in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations with Headquarters and Headquarters Company 1st Battalion 105th Infantry Regiment 27th Infantry Division as a Rifleman in Saipan.
Significant Awards include the American Defense Service Medal, American Campaign Medal w/ 2 Bronze Service Stars and a Bronze Arrowhead, Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart, Army Presidential Unit Citation w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, and the World War II Victory Medal.
A Flagged Vehicle Escort has been requested from the Funeral Home to the Cemetery.
Any Member interested in the Escort are asked to notify the RC.
We will Stand a Flag Line for Cemetery Services and Full Military Honors.
SC Gregg Barratt will be RCIC with flags on site.
God Bless America, Our Troops, and Our First Responders.