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Corporal Francis V. Todarello

 
 
Corporal Francis V. Todarello Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 16, 2017
1. Corporal Francis V. Todarello Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the men and women
of Oakdale who served their nation
in war and peace

and
in living memory of

Corporal Francis V. Todarello
United States Army
1947-1968

Corporal Todarello, an Oakdale resident,
served with great distinction
and valor while assigned to Company A,
1st Battalion, 52nd Infantry, Americal Division.
On June 6, 1968, he died of wounds
received in combat against enemy forces
in the Republic of Vietnam.

Libertas inaestimabile res est.


 
Erected 1998 by Kiwanis Club of Sayville.
 
Location. 40° 44.556′ N, 73° 7.91′ W. Marker is in Oakdale, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Montauk Highway and Oakdale-Bohemia Road, on the left when traveling east on Montauk Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oakdale NY 11769, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sayville War Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Brookwood Hall (approx. 3.7 miles away); Log House (approx. 4 miles away); Gibb Patent
Corporal Francis V. Todarello Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 16, 2017
2. Corporal Francis V. Todarello Marker - Wide View
(approx. 4.2 miles away); State Hospital (approx. 4 miles away); Early Schools (approx. 4 miles away); Methodist Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); Presbyterian Church (approx. 4.6 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The marker is mounted to a low rock, in front of the Oakdale Station.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 14, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 14, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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