NYC Honorary Street Names

Fracassi

Leo Fracassi Way (Bronx)
Present name:Crotona Avenue
Location:Between Earth 187th Street and East 189th Street
Honoree: Fire Lieutenant Leo Fracassi (1923-2002), a decorated veteran of World War II, was assigned to Ladder Company 38 on Belmont Avenue in 1963. In 26 years there, he awarded more medals for bravery and was involved in more Unit Citations than anyone assigned to Engine Company 88 or Ladder Company 38.
LL:2003/62


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