Emil Lastavica

  • Name: Emil Lastavica
  • Location of Birth: Kosing, Yugoslavia
  • Date of Birth: September 8, 1913
  • Date of Death: December 5, 1969 (56 years old)
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  • Highest Rank: TEC 4 (Technical 4)
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    Emil was in Minnesota Service Company, 405th Infantry Regiment

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Emil came to the United States in 1920. He settled in Hibbing, Minnesota, but moved to Goodland in 1992. He worked in Grand Rapids, Minnesota as a carpenter and millwright. Emil moved to Grand Rapids, Minnesota and lived here the last twenty-one years.

    Emil is survived by his wife, Claire; one son, Mike; three daughters, Ruth Ann, Rosemary, and Carol; one brother, Marko; and two sisters, Mrs. Hoard Kurisisto and Mrs. Russell Herronann.

    Buried in Harris Township at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot

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