Folmer Gregerson

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  • Name: Folmer Gregerson
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  • Date of Birth: July 29, 1921
  • Date of Death: November 21, 1965 (44 years old)
  • Parents: Peter Gregerson and Marie (Benjaminson or Benson) Gregerson
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  • Highest Rank: SFC (Sergeant First Class)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Date Sworn In: 1942
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  • Date of Discharge: June 1, 1964
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  • Military Highlights:
    Folmer served twenty years with the United Stares Army starting in 1942 and retiring June 1, 1964. He served in the European Theater, including six years in Germany.

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Folmer was a lifelong resident of Bigfork, Minnesota.

    Survivors are his father, Peter Gregerson; four brothers, Edward, Dan, Gordon, and Harold; four sisters, Mrs. Bruno Schaar, Mrs. B. K. Land, Mrs. John Nesseth, and Mrs. Bert MacDonald.

    Folmer is buried in Bigfork Cemetery at Bigfork, Minnesota.

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