Joseph Theodore Tocco
Born 24 January 1927

Private Tocco was a member of Company I, 3rd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in North Korea on October 6, 1951 and died of those wounds on October 12, 1951. He is buried at the Chattanooga National Cemetery, Y, 847.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 24 January 1927
  • Date of death: 12 October 1951
  • County: Hamilton
  • Hometown: Chattanooga
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Purple Heart, Combat Infantrymans Badge, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Presidential Unit Citation, and Republic of Korea War Service Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Middle Panel
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