Ernest George Boutin

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  • Name: Ernest George Boutin
  • Location of Birth: St. Marguerite, Canada
  • Date of Birth: October 9, 1904
  • Date of Death: February 19, 1973
  • Parents: Joseph & Merilda Boutin
  • High School and Class: 1924 Greenway High School, Coleraine, MN
  • College:
  • Highest Rank: PVT (Private)
  • Branch: Army
  • Other Branch:
  • Date Sworn In: Julyl 28, 1942
  • Place Sworn In: Fort Snelling, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Date of Discharge: January 18, 1943
  • Place of Discharge:
  • Military Awards:

  • Military Highlights:
    WW II Draft Registration Cards – 10/16/1940 – 03/31/1947
    State: Minnesota
    Name: Ernest G. Boutin
    Race: White
    Age: 37
    Birth Date: October 9, 1904
    Birth Place: St. Marguerite, Canada
    Residence Place: Marble, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: February 14, 1942
    Employer: Oliver Iron Mining Co., Marble, Itasca, Minnesota
    Weight: 170
    Height: 5-10
    Complexion: Dark
    Eye Color: Hazel
    Hair Color: Black
    Next of Kin: Joseph Boutin, Marble, Minnesota

    WW II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
    Name: Ernest G. Boutin
    Birth Year: 1904
    Race: White
    State of Residence: Minnesota
    County or City: Itasca
    Enlistment Date: July 28, 1942
    Enlistment State: Minnesota
    Enlistment City: Fort Snelling
    Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Grade: Private
    Grade Code: Private
    Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
    Component: Army of the United States – includes the following: Voluntary enlistments effective December 8, 1941 and thereafter; One year enlistments of National Guardsman whose State enlistment expires while in the Federal Service; Officers appointed in the Army of
    Source: Civil Life
    Education: 1 year of college
    Civil Occupation: Locomotive fireman
    Marital status: Divorced, without dependents
    Height: 70
    Weight: 157

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

  • MIA / POW:

  • Civilian Life:
    Ernest Boutin died in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is buried in Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minnesota (plot L, O, 4588).

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