[courtesy of Marilyn Biagioni]
William H. Biagioni enlisted in the Army
at Hartford, CT on 12 March 1943.
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
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.