Lentine

 

Pfc. Joseph F. Lentine


Born: 23 November 1915 - Pittston, Pennsylvania

Parents: Frank & Angela Lentine

Siblings: 5 brothers, 1 sister

Home:

    - 7438 Franklin Street - Forest Park, Illinois

        - moved to Illinois in 1927

Education:

    - Field-Stevenson School

    - Proviso Township High School

        - Class of 1935

           - left before graduating

Occupation: driver's helper - American Vault Works

Inducted:

    - U.S. Army

        - 24 March 1941

Serial Number: 36012063

Training: 

    - Unknown

Unit: 40th Infantry Division, 160th Infantry Battalion

Engagements:

    - Invasion of Luzon, Philippine Islands

Killed in Action:

    - 10 January 1945

Buried:

    - 21 August 1948

        - Mount Carmel Catholic Cemetery - Hillside, Illinois

Medals:

    - Purple Heart

    - Distinguished Service Cross

    - Bronze Star


 

 

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