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WILLIAM H. BIAGIONI

Biagioni, William
Age 93, of Royal Palm Beach, passed away Feb. 09, 2016, Palms West Funeral Home and Crematory, Royal Palm Beach, FL


[courtesy of Marilyn Biagioni]

William H. Biagioni enlisted in the Army at Hartford, CT on 12 March 1943.

Pvt Biagioni was transferred from Service Co to Hq 2nd on 2 March 1944.

He was promoted to the grade of Tec/5 on 22 October 1944.  His military decorations include the Bronze Service Arrowhead device awarded for participation in Normandy assault and the Bronze Star medal awarded to WWII veterans holding the Combat Infantryman Badge.

Following the war William enlisted in the National Guard and attained the grade of WO-1 on 4 May 1968.   This grade, however, is not reflected on his grave marker.

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