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Clarence Paul Eiynck, Sr.
- Name: Clarence Paul Eiynck Sr.
- Location of Birth: Freeport, Minnesota
- Date of Birth: February 4, 1928
- Date of Death: January 28, 2009 (80 years old)
- Parents: August Eiynck and Apolonia (Wegleitner) Eiynck
- High School and Class:
- Highest Rank: TSGT (Technical Sergeant)
- Branch: Air Force
- Other Branch:
- Date Sworn In: January 28, 1946 (Enlistment Date)
- Place Sworn In: Fort Snelling, St. Paul, Minnesota
- Date of Discharge: January 31, 1966 (Discharge Date)
- Place of Discharge:
- Military Awards:
- Military Highlights:
Clarence served twenty-one years in the United States Air Force and during World War II, served in Africa.
Information in the United States, World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946:
Name: Clarence P. Eiynck
Marital Status: Single, without dependents (Single)
Birth Year: 1928
Nativity State or Country: Minnesota
Residence: Sherburne, Minnesota
Education:: 1 year of high school
Enlistment Date: January 28, 1946
Enlistment Place: Fort Snelling, Minnesota
Branch: Air Corps
Component: Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers , and Enlisted Men)
Source: Enlisted Man, Regular Army, after 3 months of Discharge
- Wars Involved:
World War II
- MIA / POW:
- Civilian Life:
Clarence grew up and attended school in Freeport, Minnesota.
Clarence drove a taxi in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and farmed in the Warba, Minnesota area.
He was a member of the American Legion Post in Warba, Minnesota.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Isadore, Edmund, and Paul; a niece, Pamela Curtis; a nephew, Claude Curtis; and a brother-in-law, Lloyd Anderson.
Clarence is survived by four children, Phyllis Clark, Clarence Eiynck, Jr., Patricia (Ron) Rebro, and Larry (Lois) Eiynck; four sisters, Delores (Vernon) Curtis, Luella Anderson, Theadora (Floyd) Anderson, and Violet (James) Swanson; three brothers, Eberhard (Marge), Henry (Val), and August (Doris); fifteen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Clarence died at Evergreen Terrace in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Warba-Feeley Cemetery in Warba, Minnesota.
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