Virginia Heroes

Ralph Rocchiccioli

First Lieutenant, Army

Hometown: Richmond City
Casualty Date: May 25, 1944
Died In: Italy
Awards: Purple Heart

LT Rocchiccioli attended Benedictine High School and graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School (1939) in Richmond, VA. He was attending Virginia Polytechnic Institute Extension Division when he was called with Company D of the Richmond Light Infantry Blues. He had served 15 months overseas at the time of his death.

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