Claude Eugene Nelson

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  • Name: Claude Eugene Nelson
  • Location of Birth: Brainerd, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: January 10, 1927
  • Date of Death: January 13, 1990
  • Parents: Emil and Winifred Nelson
  • High School and Class: 8th grade + GED
  • College:
  • Highest Rank: F1 (Fireman First Class)
  • Branch: Navy
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  • Date Sworn In: December 29, 1944
  • Place Sworn In: St. Cloud, Minnesota
  • Date of Discharge: July 12, 1946
  • Place of Discharge: Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Units and Locations:
    Start Date End Date Unit(s) and Location(s) Served
    Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois
    Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois (Service School)
    Naval Training Center, Gulfport, Mississippi
    Naval Technical Services, Beloit, Wisconsin (Diesel)
    USS APA 197
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  • Military Highlights:
    Claude Eugene Nelson enlisted on December 29, 1944 and his discharge date was July 12, 1946.

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

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