SGT. JOHN SIMONETTI COMES HOME » SIMONETTI_1015

United States Army Honor Guard prepare to load the coffin into a waiting hearse at the Chapel at Fort Myer in Arlington, Virginia after the funeral mass for Sgt. John R. Simonetti, a 26-year-old Army Ranger from Queens, N.Y. who died on June 16, 1944 during WWII in Saint-Germain-d’Elle, France. His skeletal remains were discovered in a cow pasture in France in 2009 and he will be laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va.
Monday, October 25, 2010 ( Photography by Mary F. Calvert )


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