Pilutti was born in Italy and immigrated at the age of 1 with his
mother and siblings. After arriving in New York, they traveled
to Ontario, Canada to join his father Giovanni. The family
later migrated into the U.S. and settled in Indiana.
As a young adult Adelchi joined the Army and
eventually became a member of the 508th. He was interviewed by
a staff member of the GI Museum. The three segments were
televised by WKFK-TV.
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