Cpl. Rosario "Babe" V. Cocozza  


Mil# 32640872

Enlisted: 23 November 1942, New York City

 A. Company 643rd TD BN.





Info/Pictures received from;

Thomas Cocozza (Son) and Jenn McCue (Grand-Daughter)

Born: 9 August 1922    Place: Staten Island, New York

Died:  10 May 1998   Place:  Staten Island, New York

Buried: Saint Peters Cemetery, West New Brighton, New York


Wife: Anna Cocozza (Gnerre)  Married: 22 July 1945

Children: Michael, John, Thomas and Bettyanne


Father: Michael Cocozza   Mother: Josephine Cocozza (Romolo)






European African Middle Eastern Service Medal

Battle Stars"Ardennes-Rhineland-Central Europe"


Rosario (5th. R) with a couple Army Brothers


Rosario in front of row M18 Hellcats



Rosario behind Browning M2 Machine Gun .50 Mounted on a M20 Armoured Vehicle


Anna and Rosario


Anna and Rosario Wedding picture

Rosario's grave marker on Saint Peters Cemetery