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Up Concert Dance Program Band Members


508th Band Members
Taken 1944 at Wollaton Park, England

Saxxy Guys - 1944
The reed group (L to R):  Sam Forcucci, William Fatkin, Frank DeCaro, Edward Davison, Angelo Greco
(Names kindly submitted by Paul Greco, son of Angelo)
Live Entertainment
Perched on an outdoor stage, the group plays for their fellow soldiers.  Drummer is Sal Valenti, others are unidentified
508th Band Goes High Brow
Taken 1944 at Albert Hall Nottingham, England

Lens Peek
some of the local citizenry couldn't resist taking a look at what the photographer was doing.
(courtesy of Irv Shanley)

The First Time a band has played on the balcony over the entrance to the Nottingham Council House.  They were there to-day ---an American Army band, who paid their respects to the Lord Mayor. - newspaper and date unknown.
(courtesy of Nico Jongeneel)
Lord Mayor F. Mitchell
presents a memento to the 508th, perhaps to bandmaster CWO Oliver Margolin. Domenic Valente may be 1st row, 5th from left. All others unidentified
. (9courtsy of Nico Jongeneel).
112th Army Ground Forces Band
in Frankfurt, 1945 was the result of merging the 508th Band along with other existing groups.
    Angelo Greco, first enlisted rank, 3rd from left.  All others unidentified 

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