Bio of Peter P. Monaco

Peter P. Monaco Jr. The Peter P. Monaco Jr. Detachment 40 was formed in named in honor of Corporal Peter P. Monaco Jr. a purple heart recipient who exemplified the ideals and principles of the United States Marine Corps in both word and deed.  Corporal Monaco was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Naval Unit Citation, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal. Peter was a resident of Glastonbury and served his country honorably.