Navy Badge
  • Name: Edward Lee Berg
  • Location of Birth: Saint Louis County, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: November 7, 1940
  • Date of Death: May 23, 1964 (23 years old)
  • Parents: Lee F. Berg and Ethelynn Berg
  • High School and Class: Grand Rapids High School, Grand Rapids, Minnesota
  • College: North Central School of Agriculture.
  • Highest Rank: RD 3 (Radarman Petty Officer 3rd Class)
  • Branch: Navy
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  • Date Sworn In: February 26, 1958 (Enlistment Date)
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  • Date of Discharge: May 23, 1964 (Discharge Date)
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  • Military Awards:
    Good Conduct Medal

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  • Civilian Life:
    Radioman Edward Lee Berg drowned on a fishing trip to Lake Moultrie, South Carolina. Returning from a fishing trip with several companions, he was drowned when the boat capsized. He was a six-year veteran of the United States Navy.

    A military color guard was provided by veterans organizations.

    Survivors are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lee Berg; six sisters, Donna, Patricia, Sandra, Kathleen, Cherie, and Karen; and his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward P. Noziol.

    Buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot C-D-07-0-3)

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