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WWII Veteran Ortenzio A. Vecchio Interview

Interview with WWII Veteran Ortenzio A. Vecchio at VFW Post 10147 in Apopka, FL, May 19th 2010.

 

Veteran Vecchio served with General Patton in the Third Army Division, Battalion 777.

Ortenzio A. Vecchio was born in Italy and came to the U.S. at age 10. He refused to go to Italy during WWII because of his relatives and was sent to the white cliffs of Dover then to France and Germany.

Veteran Vecchio shares his love for America and reflects on the meaning of Memorial Day: “Saying prayers for those who fought and died for our country.”

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WWII Veteran Ortenzio A. Vecchio Interview

Interview with WWII Veteran Ortenzio A. Vecchio at VFW Post 10147 in Apopka, FL, My 19th 2010. Veteran Vecchio served with General Patton in...

WWII Veteran Ortenzio A. Vecchio Interview

Interview with WWII Veteran Ortenzio A. Vecchio at VFW Post 10147 in Apopka, FL, May 19th 2010. Veteran Vecchio served with General Patton in the Third Army Division, Battalion 777. Ortenzio A. Vecchio was born in Italy and came to the U.S. at age 10. He refused to go to Italy during WWII because of his relatives and was sent to the white cliffs of Dover then to France and Germany. Veteran Vecchio shares his love for America and reflects on the meaning of Memorial Day: "saying prayers for those who fought and died for our country."




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