This Day In History: 1945-03-12
Fardale road residents Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Piccolo received word that their son Stephen had been promoted to Sgt. The new non-commissioned officer was a member of a medical detachment attached to a combat engineer battalion which was then in the Philippines. He was a veteran of the invasions of Guam and Leyte as well. He entered the service in 1941 after his graduation from Ramsey High School.