August Ferdinand Fraedrich

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  • Name: August Ferdinand Fraedrich
  • Location of Birth: Long Prairie, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: October 22, 1904
  • Date of Death: August 31, 1942 (59 years old)
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  • Highest Rank: CP (Corporal)
  • Branch: Army
  • Other Branch: United States Army Air Force
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  • Military Highlights:
    August served with the Minnesota 9th Bombing and GUR RG Squadron.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    August moved to Nashwauk, Minnesota in 1938 and worked for the M. A. Hanna Company for the past 25 years.

    He is survived by his wife, Pauline; three brothers, John, Herbert, and Albert; seven sisters, Mrs. Edward Dehn, Mrs. L. G. Favre, Mrs. Edna Gangl, Mrs. Lloyd Hall, Mrs. Emma Laack, Mrs. Alfred Otto, and Mrs. Robert Remus.

    August died at the Veterans Hospital at Fort Snelling and is buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot I-E-11-3-2)

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