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Buchanan, Corporal Joseph Occhipinti


    Corporal Joseph Occhipinti entered the U.S. Army in 1951, and was deployed to Korea, where he was assigned to the 14th Infantry Regimen, 25th Division. Corporeal Occhipinti was severely wounded during a North Korea attack., and for his service received numerous medals, including the Purple Heart, Combat Infantry Badge, and the Korean Service Medal with two Battle Stars.  Corporal Occhipinti  has been active in his community, serving as previous Post Commander of the American Legion #1030 Verplanck.


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