Father Capodanno Timeline

February 13, 1929
February 4, 1947
1947 – 1949
May 1949 – June 1957
June 14, 1958
1958 -1965
December 28, 1965
1966
Holy Week 1966
April 1966 – April 1967
June – September 1967
September 4, 1967
September 13, 1967
September 19, 1967
January 7, 1969
June 1, 2000
May 21, 2006

Birth – Richmond County, NY
Graduation – Curtis High School, Staten Island, NY
Fordham University Enrollment & Wall St Employment
Maryknoll Seminaries for Theological Studies
Ordination
Missionary Assignments – Taiwan & Hong Kong
Commissioning as Lt. CHC USNR
Training at Newport & Camp Pendleton
Arrival in Vietnam
1st Tour – Service with 1st Bn. 7th Marines & 1st Medical Bn.
Extension of Tour – Service with 1st Bn. 5th Marines
Death during Operation Swift
Formal Memorial Service – DaNang, Vietnam
Requiem Mass – Queen of Peace Church, North Arlington, NJ Burial – St. Peter’s Cemetery, Staten Island
Posthumous Recipient -Medal of Honor
First Edition of The Grunt Padre
Public Decree of Servant of God