Albert Edward Brown

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  • Name: Albert Edward Brown
  • Location of Birth: Warba, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: June 12, 1919
  • Date of Death: January 22, 1990 (70 yers old)
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  • Highest Rank: PFC (Private First Class)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Albert entered the military in 1944. He served with the United States Army in Europe.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Albert attended Warba School. He joined his brother as an apprentice carpenter until World War II, at which time he worked at Honeywell until entering the military.

    Albert married Alice P. Stoeke on August 17, 1940, at Minneapolis, Minnesota.

    Following his discharge from the service, Albert return to carpentry in Washington state. He moved to Grand Rapids in 1950 and worked as a building contractor, constructing many area homes.

    Surviving relatives include his wife, Alice; son, Bruce; daugthers Geraldine Yunk and Karen Jones; brother, Ralph; sisters, Birdie Williams, Grace Mostoller, Goldie Stafford, and Beulah Mericle; nineteen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

    Buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot I-C-14-02)

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