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  • Name: Dean Melroy Meyers
  • Location of Birth: Deer River, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: August 4, 1931
  • Date of Death: December 6, 1988
  • Parents: Patrick Meyers & Mary (Moulton) Meyers
  • High School and Class: Deer River High School, Deer River, Minnesota
  • College: Bemidji State College, Bemidji, Minnesota
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  • Branch: Air Force
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  • Date Sworn In: August 29, 1950
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  • Date of Discharge: December 2, 1954
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  • Wars Involved:
    Korean War

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  • Civilian Life:
    Dean Meyers moved to the Twin Cities in Minnesota after college and was employed as a machinist at Mead Metals in St. Paul, Minnesota.

    Dean died at his home in St. Paul, Minnesota and is buried in Olivet Cemetery, Deer River, Minnesota (Block 29). He is survived by his sons, Bradley, Brian, and Bruce; a brother Patrick; sisters, Josephine Bevins, Joan Storlie, Kaye Ikola, Lois Murphy, Mary Ann Rutt, and Patsy Campbell; and two grandchildren.

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