T Sgt. Peter J. Albiani, Jr.
Hero Profile - Vietnam
Date of Sacrifice February 7, 1970 - Age 21
Text of Memorial Dedication on November 11, 1996
Ladies and gentleman, good afternoon. My name is Bruce Butman and I would like to welcome you to the dedication of the Peter J. Albiani Jr. Memorial Square.
Reverend Gary Ritts of the Second Congregational Church will now give the benediction.
We gather at this time to dedicate this square to Peter J. Albiani Jr.
Peter was born on April 27, 1948. He attended old farms High School in Avon, Connecticut, Class of 1967.
He enlisted in the United States Air Force from Port Charlotte, Florida on May 31, 1967. After Basic Training, he attended Eastern European Language School at Syracuse University in New York. He graduated May 29, 1968. He then was stationed at Kelly Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas until 1969, and then to the US Air Force Security Service assigned to the United States Logistics Group, Detachment 204.
We lost Peter February 7, 1970.
Therefore, we remember Peter today with this plaque and this dedication a friend, a neighbor, a brother, and a son to never be forgotten in our hearts.