Edward "Ed" Clarence Dimatteo

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  • Name: Edward "Ed" Clarence Dimatteo
  • Location of Birth: Calumet, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: June 11, 1922
  • Date of Death: January 2, 2000
  • Parents: Ben Dimatteo & Myrtle (Poppe) Dimatteo
  • High School and Class: 1940 Greenway High School, Coleraine, Minnesota
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  • Branch: Navy
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  • Date Sworn In: September 29, 1942
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  • Date of Discharge: April 2, 1946
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  • Military Highlights:
    WW II Draft Registration Cards – 10/16/1940 – 03/31/1947
    State: Minnesota
    Name: Edward Clarence Dimatteo
    Race: White
    Age: 20
    Birth Date: June 11, 1922
    Birth Place: Calumet, Minnesota, USA
    Residence Place: Calumet, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: June 30, 1942
    Employer: Ben Dimatteo, Calumet, Minnesota
    Weight: 150
    Height: 5-9
    Complexion: Dark
    Eye Color: Brown
    Hair Color: Brown
    Next of Kin: Ben Dimatteo, Calumet, Itasca, Minnesota

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Edward Dimatteo worked as an accountant with Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co. in Taconite.

    Ed died in Rochester, Minnesota. He is survived by his wife, Marguerite Dimatteo; daughters, Marguerite Richardson, Sylvia (Daniel) Thomsen, Mary (Franklin) Wicks, Lea Heller, and LuAnne Dimatteo; sons, Edward (Carol) Dimatteo, William (Katherine) Dimatteo, Bennie (Mary) Dimatteo, and Gene (Jody) Dimatteo; 25 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and brothers, Leonard (Joan) Dimatteo and Lawrence (Pat) Dimatteo. He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Jean Dimatteo; brothers, John, Albert and James; and a sister, Sylvia Pinney.

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