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Father Giosafatto Lacalamita b. 22 Feb 1889, d. 1 Jun 1955
Mother Caterina Losquadro b. 4 Jan 1899, d. 14 Jul 1982

William Joseph LaCalamito1

#138, b. 1922, d. 21 January 1945
Relationships Great-uncle of William Joseph Girimonti III
Great-uncle of Daniel Lux
Birth* 1922 Bronx, Bronx, New York, USA2 
Occupation* U.S. Naval Reserve: Seaman First Class1 
(Son) Census 1 June 1925 (Head of Household) Joseph Lacalamito, Katie Lacalamito; 1082 Hall Place, Bronx, Bronx, New York, USA, 40.825739,-73.897144G3
(Son) Census 15 April 1930 Giosafatto Lacalamita; 1116 Intervale Avenue, Bronx, Bronx, New York, USA, 40.826667,-73.896389G4
(Son) Census 4 April 1940 (Head of Household) Giosafatto Lacalamita, Caterina Losquadro; 1148 Tiffany Street, Bronx, Bronx, New York, USA, 40.827500,-73.895000G5
Death* 21 January 1945 USS Ticonderoga; Died in a WWII Kamikaze attack.2,1
William Joseph Lacalamito (#138)
WWII Death Notice
21 Jan 1945
Burial* January 1945 Manila, Philippines6 
Found in Census Census Index
Served in Military Military Index
Last Edited 25 Sep 2017
Immigrated N
Acquainted N
Source N
Census Y
Military Service Y


  1. [S276] "World War II Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties, 1941-1945"; Ancestry.com; Provo, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as "World War II Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties."
  2. [S13] Letter from Maria LaCalamita (Westchester, New York, USA) to William Joseph Girimonti III.
  3. [S456] New York State Census (1925), Block 3, ED 4, AD 5, Page 5, Line 1-6.
  4. [S178] U.S. Federal Census (1930).
  5. [S452] U.S. Federal Census (1940), E.D. 3-592, Sheet 5B, Line 47-56.
  6. [S309] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

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