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Peter LaRocca

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LaRocca, Peter

 

LaRocca, Peter. (LeRocca, Pedro); b. April 27, 1908, Italy; Italian American; Single, Seaman, CP 1932, received passport# 466680 on July 29, 1937 which listed his address as 157 Smith Street, and 1812 70th Street, both Brooklyn, New York (265 Union Street, Brooklyn, New York); Sailed August 4, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Arrived in Spain on August 19, 1937; Graduated from OTS; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, Co. 3 (June) and Co. 4 (September), rank Soldado; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia; d. December 1977, NYC.

Source: Sail, SACB, Cadre, Pay, Italian, Ancestry.

Photograph: Peter LaRocca in Spain, RA Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 930.

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