Date of Birth: 11/26/1946
High School: Father Judge High School
Street: Vandike Street
Branch of Service: Marine Corps
Date of Casualty: 06/15/1968
Province of Casualty: Quang Nam
Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 11
Panel Row: 19
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After graduating from Father Judge High School in 1964, Grassi attended an IBM school for a year and a half. He worked as a computer programmer for Union Fidelity Life Insurance Co. before enlisting in the Marine Corps in September 1966. The 21-year-old corporal, a rifleman assigned to Company A of the 1st Battalion, 26th Marines, 3rd Marine Division, died on June 15, 1968, near Da Nang, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam. He was survived by his parents and a sister.