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Bocca, Charles J.
BOCCA, CHARLES J. - Private
Son of Gaeatano and Elizabeth Bocca; born in 1900, (exact
date not known), Chicago, Ill. Employed in Gary, Ind., where
he enlisted in U.S. Regular Army, April 21, 1917. Sent to
Columbus Barracks, Ohio; assigned to Battery D, 12th Field
Artillery. Went overseas in January, 1918, and was killed in
action July 2, 1918, Battle of Chateau-Thierry, France. (Burial
Gold Star Honor Roll, A Record of the Indiana Men and Women who died in the service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918, published by the Indiana Historical Commission, 1921