T/5 Joseph F. Fidele


T/5 CPL Joseph F. Fedele was killed on 20 March 1945. T/5 CPL Fedele was assigned to 67th Ordnance Bomb Disposal Squad stationed at Verdun, France. The 67th Ordnance Bomb Disposal Squad (Separate) was clearing unexploded bombs near Bar Le Duc, France. T/5 CPL Fedele was killed, LT Joe F. Petit was injured, and a Frenchman was killed when they were approaching an unexploded bomb that detonated.  T/5 CPL Fedele was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart Medal.

*This bio was researched and authored by SGM Mike R.Vining, USA (Retired). Please send any additional information and/or corrections to the author of this bio by email: sgmmvining@gmail.com. The EOD Warrior Foundation is not responsible for the accuracy of the information in bio.


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March 20, 1945

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