Richard Caputo Memorial, a War Memorial

Richard Caputo Memorial, a War Memorial (HM1VNP)

Location: Rocky Hill, CT 06067 Hartford County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 39.694', W 72° 38.326'

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Richard Caputo
April 25, 1948 - September 22, 1968

Richard Caputo was the only resident of Rocky Hill to be killed in action during the Vietnam War. Richard was drafted into the Army and attained the rank of Private First Class (PFC).His Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) was Armor Reconnaissance Specialist (11D10). PFC Caputo began his tour of duty on July 11, 1968 and was killed on September 22, 1968 as a result of small arms fire in Hua Nghia, South Vietnam at the tender age of twenty. Richard can be remembered on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall on Panel 43W-Row 061.
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HM NumberHM1VNP
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Date Added Sunday, November 13th, 2016 at 9:01am PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 696591 N 4614895
Decimal Degrees41.66156667, -72.63876667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 39.694', W 72° 38.326'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 39' 41.64" N, 72° 38' 19.56" W
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Area Code(s)860
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-4 Dividend Rd, Rocky Hill CT 06067, US
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