Rosaire Morneault

Rosaire Morneault[1]

Male 1915 - 2009  (94 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and 3 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Rosaire Morneault 
    Relationshipwith Therese Nadeau
    Birth 4 Feb 1915  St Hilaire, Madawaska, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptism 5 Feb 1915  St Hilaire Catholic Chuch, St Hilaire, Madawaska, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 14 years)   [3
    Military Service From 6 Mar 1940 to 18 Mar 1946 (Age 25 years)  [4, 5, 6
    Military Service From 15 May 1940 to 14 Jun 1940  Naval Training Station, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 25 years)   [7, 8, 9
    Military Service From 14 Jun 1940 to 18 Jan 1944  USS Savannah Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 25 years)   [10, 11, 12
    Military Service 1942  Casablanca, Grand Casablanca, Morocco Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 26 years)  
    Military Service Sep 1943  Salerno, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 28 years)  
    Military Service From 18 Jan 1944 to 14 Feb 1944  US Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 28 years)   [12, 13
    Military Service 14 Feb 1944  NTSCH, Navy Yard, Washington, District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 29 years)   [13
    Military Service From 21 Jun 1944 to 3 Jan 1945  USS Bougainville Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 29 years)   [14, 15
    Military Service From 21 Apr 1945 to 9 Mar 1946  USS Bucyrus Victory Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 30 years)   [16, 17
    Death 2 Oct 2009  Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial BG William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Arneytown, North Hanover Township, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18, 19
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Jehan Morneaux   d. Bef 20 Oct 1631  (7 x Great Grandfather)
    Catherine,   b. Abt 1611  (8 x Great Grandmother)
    Siblings 6 brothers and 1 sister 
    Half-siblings 5 half brothers (Family Joseph L. Morneault and Delia Dufour
    Notes 
    • !VETERAN: Rosaire is a veteran of World War II, where he served in the Navy from 1940 to 1946 on the U.S.S. Savannah, U.S.S. Bougainville and the U.S.S. Bucyrus Victory. He was at Casablanca during the invasion of Africa. He was 20 feet away from the bomb that hit the U.S.S. Savannah during the invasion of Italy off the coast of Salerno on Sep 11, 1943.
    Person ID I242  Antoine_Roy
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2022 

    Father AncestorsJoseph L. Morneault,   b. 23 Jul 1878, Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Aug 1959, Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 81 years)
    Other Partners: Delia Dufour  m. 2 Sep 1919  
    Mother AncestorsCatherine Roy,   b. 20 Mar 1880, Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 10 Oct 1918, Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 38 years) 
    Marriage 30 Jun 1902  Ste Luce, Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [20, 21, 22, 23
    Age at Marriage He : 23 years and 11 months - She : 22 years and 3 months. 
    Family ID F38  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife 1 Rose Tarangelo   d. 21 Jan 1954, Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage 10 Sep 1950  Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [24
    Age at Marriage He : 35 years and 7 months - She : ??. 
    Family ID F243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife 2 Living 
    Children 3 sons 
    Family ID F244  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 4 Feb 1915 - St Hilaire, Madawaska, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Frenchville, Aroostook County, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - World War II, served as a gun-turret mate on the U.S.S. Savannah supporting the invasion of North Africa - 1942 - Casablanca, Grand Casablanca, Morocco Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - World War II, served as a gun-turret mate on the U.S.S. Savannah which was bomb of Saleno, Italy on 11 Sep 1943 - Sep 1943 - Salerno, Italy Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - From 18 Jan 1944 to 14 Feb 1944 - US Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - 14 Feb 1944 - NTSCH, Navy Yard, Washington, District of Columbia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 10 Sep 1950 - Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 2 Oct 2009 - Raritan, Somerset County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - - BG William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Arneytown, North Hanover Township, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Military Histories 6 Military Histories

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] Personal information, Information provided by brother Wilbrod.

    2. [S131] Poitras, Jean-Guy, Répertoire des naissances et décès, St-Hilaire, Comté de Madawaska, Nouveau-Brunswick (Birth and death records) 1869-, page 88,
      [baptized as Joseph Sylvio Rosaire. Godparents were William Roy and Anna Marquis].

    3. [S4] 1930 U.S. Census, Maine, Aroostook County, NARA Pub T636 Roll 828 ED 29 Sheet 7B Microfilm FHL 2340563.

    4. [S83] Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File. Washington, D.C, US Department of Veteran Affairs, Burial Services Death File, 1850-2010, [Provided actual service dates. Previously had 1940 to 1946].

    5. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship >S > Savannah > 1940 > img 130 > 1940-06-30,
      [Shows Rosaire as A.S. enlisted 6 Mar 40 in Denver, Colorado].

    6. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > S > Savannah > 1940 > img 202 > 1940-09-30,
      [Shows Rosaire as Sea. 2c. date received on board the USS Savannah as 6-14-40].

    7. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Shore > N > Naval Receiving > Naval Receiving Ship, San Diego, CA > img 2915 > 1940-05-31.

    8. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > P > Phoenix > 1940 > image 105 > 1940-06-20.

    9. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Shore > N > Naval Receiving > Naval Receiving Ship, San Diego, CA > img 3079 > 1940-06-30,
      [Shows Rosaire as being transferred to the USS Savannah on 3 Jun 1940 via Chaumont and Phoenix].

    10. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > S > Savannah > 1940-06-30 > img 152.

    11. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > S > Savannah > 1943-12-31 > image 394.

    12. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > S > Savannah > 1944-01-31 > image 49,
      [Shows Rosaire transferred to the US Navy Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for treatment].

    13. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > S > Savannah > 1944-02-29 > image 77,
      [Shows Rosaire transferred from the US Navy Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to NTSCH, Navy Yard, Washington, DC].

    14. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > B > Bougainville > 1944-06-30 > image 44,
      [Shows Rosaire transferred from the RS, PSNY, Bremerton, Washington for duty on the USS Bougainville CVE-100].

    15. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > B > Bougainville > 1945-01-05 > image 5,
      [Shows Rosaire transferred to R/S., TADCEN, S.D. Calif FFA ComWesSea Fron (SubComServForPacFlt) AUTH: CFWS Ser 6689_44].

    16. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > B > Bucyrus Victory > 1945-04-28 > image 20,
      [Shows Rosaire received on the USS Bucyrus Victory on 21 Apr 1945 from Receiving Station Navy No 3011].

    17. [S132] U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949, Ship > B > Bucyrus Victory > 1946-04-01 > image 13,
      [Shows Rosaire transferred to RecShip, Treasure Island, San Francisco, California FFT to SepCen for Separation. AUTH: ALNAV #395-45].

    18. [S8] Obituary, [obituary on myCentralJersey.com (Courier News) on 4 Oct 2009].

    19. [S48] Veteran Gravesite Locator, Section KS Site 10061.

    20. [S154] Leon Guimond, Mariages de Frenchville, Maine (Sainte-Luce) 1843-1970, page 63.

    21. [S411] Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1996, [Bride's and Groom'sTown/State are both shown as Frenchville, Maine].

    22. [S17] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection, Québec Vital and Church Records, 1621-1967 (Ancestry, Frenchville 1891-1910 image 19,
      [marriage record Witnesses were Raphael Morneau and Jean Baptiste Roi].

    23. [S74] Maine Marriage Records 1713-1922, Aroostook > 1902 > M >image 94,
      [marriage record Catherine is shown as a school teacher and Joseph L as a merchant].

    24. [S685] New Jersey, Marriage Index, 1901-2016, Bride Index > 1950 > L-Z > image 327 > certificate 33602,
      [index record].