Albert Gallina

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  • Name: Albert Gallina
  • Location of Birth: Italy
  • Date of Birth: May 10, 1895
  • Date of Death: October 10, 1968 (73 years old)
  • Parents: Phillip Gallina and Mary (Grillo) Gallina
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  • Highest Rank: BAND CPL (Band Corporal)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Albert served with the Minnesota 348th Casual Detachment during World War I.

  • Wars Involved:
    World War I

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  • Civilian Life:
    Albert had been a Keewatin, Minnesota resident for the past 60 years. He was a member of St. Mary's Church and a charter member of the Keewatin American Legion Post.

    Albert married Anne M. Costello on September 4, 1946.

    Surviving are his wife, Anne; a niece, Mrs. John (June) Draskovich; a nephew, Ernest Gallina; three sisters, Mrs. Edward (Argie) Higgins, Mrs. Frank (Angelina) Morrow, and Mrs. Elmer (Alyce) Beerman.

    Albert died at Hibbing General Hospital in Hibbing, Minnesota and is buried in Maple Hill Cemetery at Hibbing, Minnesota. (Block 7, Lot 85, Grave 6)

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