Donald Charles Dewey

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  • Name: Donald Charles Dewey
  • Location of Birth: Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Date of Birth: May 17, 1916
  • Date of Death: August 29, 1981 (65 years old)
  • Parents: ? and Suzanna Dewey
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  • Highest Rank: CPL (Corporal)
  • Branch: Army
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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Donald was a 20 year resident of Deer River, Minnesota and previously lived in Walker, Remer, and Bemidji, Minnesota.

    Donald married Helen Rasmussen on September 20, 1940 in Walker, Minnesota.

    He was a member of VFW Post 2720 and American Legion Post 122 of Deer River, Minnesota.

    Donald is survived by his wife, Helen; four sons, Everett, Richard, Donald, Jr. and Robert; one daughter, Mrs. Mark (Linda) Riggs; his mother, Suzanna Dewey; one sister, Mrs. Jim (Leone) Fowler; and eight grandchildren.

    Donald died at Itasca Memorial Hospital in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Pine Ridge Cemetery at Deer River, Minnesota.

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