- Second World War (1939-1945)
- 415th Infantry Regiment, 104th Infantry Division "Timberwolf", U.S. Army
- Awarded on:
- March 24th, 1945
(...) "During this action Sgt. John ALIOTO, Company K, 415th Infantry, although severely wounded, exposed himself to enemy fire to place accurate fire on a machine gun until it was knocked out. On reaching his command post he succumbed to his wounds."
Posthumously: Headquarters, 104th Infantry Division, General Orders No. 86