Joseph Vincent TARANTO


TARANTO, Joseph Vincent

Service Number: NX154261
Enlisted: 21 June 1943, Port Moresby, New Guinea
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: General / Motor Transport Companies
Born: Bondi, New South Wales, 7 April 1922
Home Town: Campsie, Canterbury, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental, Near Jacksons Airfield, Port Moresby, New Guinea, 7 September 1943, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
(B2.A.20) Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

21 Jun 1943: Involvement Private, SN NX154261, General / Motor Transport Companies, Enlistment/Embarkation WW2
21 Jun 1943: Enlisted Port Moresby, New Guinea

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Joseph Vincent TARANTO was born in Bondi, Sydney, NSW on 7th April, 1922

His parents were Antonio (Jack) TARANTO & Josephine CALLOSE who married in Sydney in 1920