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Thornton, Johnston, RI War Memorial
Plaque on a monument, village of Thornton, town of Johnston, corner
of Rt. 14, Plainfield Pike and Rt. 5, Atwood Ave.
|In Memory of those men from Thornton and community who made the supreme
sacrifice in World War II
Carmine C. Cardillo
James F. Cavanaugh
John M. Ciarciarelli
Carlo A. Coletti
Walter J. Hagerty
Vincent T. Mongone
Alfred A. Ricci
Anthony J. Russo
Vincent J. Saccoccio
Erected by Kelley Gazzerro Post 2812 V. F. W.
October 24, ???" (can't read year)
additional plaque added to monument:
Lt. Anthony R. Mazzulla, Missing in Action, December 2, 1950
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