William Valentino Ferrary
|Born||23 Dec 1900||New York, NY|
|Died||26 Mar 1962||(61)||Bronx, NY|
Roster information listed for William Valentino Ferrary
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Dorchester||Troop transport||Passenger||3 Feb 1943||U-223 (1)|
Son of Giuseppe and Eliza Ferrari; husband of Mary Ferrary, of New York, NY. William Valentino Ferrary had served as Sergeant First Class in the US Army from 6 February 1918 to 20 March 1919. He was a carpenter and took passage aboard Dorchester to be employed as construction worker on a military base in Greenland.
- “No Greater Glory: The Four Immortal Chaplains and the Sinking of the Dorchester” by Dan Kurzman