Air Force Badge
  • Name: Dudley LeRoy Mizer
  • Location of Birth: Coleraine, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: August 31, 1919
  • Date of Death: April 16, 2011
  • Parents: Madison E. Mizer & Violet (Sandberg) Mizer`
  • High School and Class: 1938 Greenway High School, Coleraine, Minnesota
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  • Highest Rank: Lt. Col. (Lieutenant Colonel)
  • Branch: Air Force
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  • Military Highlights:
    WW II Draft Registration Cards – 10/16/1940 – 03/31/1947
    State: Minnesota
    Name: Dudley LeRoy Mizer
    Race: White
    Age: 21
    Birth Date: August 31, 1919
    Birth Place: Coleraine, Minnesota, USA
    Residence Place: Grand Rapids, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: October 16, 1940
    Employer: Blandin Paper Company, St. Paul, Minnesota
    Weight: 132
    Height: 5-8
    Complexion: Light
    Eye Color: Blue
    Hair Color: Brown
    Next of Kin: Violet Mizer, mother, Virginia, St. Louis County, Minnesota

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    World War II
    Korean War
    Vietnam War

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  • Civilian Life:
    Dudley Mizer married Vivian Wellein in Minnesta in 1941. He retired from the U.S. Air Force as a pilot and had resided for 45 years in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

    Dudley died in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Inurnment is in Shrine of Remembrance Mausoleum, Colorado Springs, Colorado (Plot - Garden of Angels, Freedom Columbarium). He is survived by a son, Mark D. Mizer, and a daughter, Claudia G. Campbell.

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