PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Alioto, John
Date of birth: May 2nd, 1915
Date of death:  February 25th, 1945
Nationality:  American
     
SILVER STAR MEDAL (SSM)
Rank: Sergeant
Unit: 415th Infantry Regiment, 104th Infantry Division "Timberwolf", U.S. Army
Awarded on: March 24th, 1945
Action: (...) "During this action Sgt. John ALIOTO, Company K, 415th Infantry, although severely wounded, exposed himself to enemy fire to place accurate fire on a machine gun until it was knocked out. On reaching his command post he succumbed to his wounds."
Details: Posthumously: Headquarters, 104th Infantry Division, General Orders No. 86
 
     
PURPLE HEART
Rank: Sergeant
Unit: 415th Infantry Regiment, 104th Infantry Division "Timberwolf", U.S. Army
Details: Posthumously awarded
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Silver Star Award Citations
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- https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr
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