Joseph Vanasky, Jr.
Motor Machinist's Mate Second Class Joseph Vanasky, Jr.
Contributed by Samantha Fletcher
Mentored by Mr. Joseph Boyle
Rogers High School
United States Naval Reserve, USS Osprey
Branch: U.S. Navy
Service Number: 6151677
Date of Birth: January 2, 1922
Entered the Military: September 21, 1942
Date of Death: June 5, 1944
Hometown: Youngstown, Ohio
Place of Death: English Channel
Award(s): Purple Heart
Cemetery: Tablets of the Missing, Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France