Pennsylvania WWII Veterans Bonus
application submitted by Edward J. Maresco on 27 January 1950.
Native to Scranton, PA, he ws then
living in Cleveland, OH with his wife Kathleen who he had married in
Cuyahoga County, OH the prior year.
Edward was credited with 12 months of
domestic duty and 24 months of foreign service. He was awarded a
bonus payment of $480.00.
Edward registered for the draft ca.1942.
He enlisted on 5 January 1943 at
Wilkes Barre, PA and was assigned to Service Company, 508th PIR.
Pfc Marasco returned to the U.S. via
troop ship arriving on 13 December 1945.
He was discharged at Unit B,
Separation Center #5, Indiantown Gap Military Reservation on 17 December