Sgt. Vincent Pantozzi a street dedication and mural in Jersey City

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On Thursday, November 3, 2022, The City of Jersey City and Office of Cultural Affairs honored World War I Veteran, Sgt. Vincent Pantozzi with a street dedication and mural. Sgt. Pantozzi Plaza was dedicated next to the three story mural of Vincent Pantozzi by Jersey City Mural Arts Program artist, David Sami.

The mural was rendered on the lifelong Pantozzi home where Sgt. Pantozzi operated his restaurant for over 30 years and was known in the community as a friend to all people. Sgt. Pantozzi received numerous awards for his service to our country including five Silver Stars and The Croix du Guerre from France.

SOURCE: Italian American Museum

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