Gustave Eugene Erickson

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  • Name: Gustave Eugene Erickson
  • Location of Birth: Bigfork, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: December 9, 1908
  • Date of Death: December 23, 1962 (54 years old)
  • Parents: Johan Erickson and Amanda (Hansen) Erickson
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  • Highest Rank: PVT (Private)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Gustave was a Private in Company E of the 56th Armored Infantry Regiment during World War II.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Gustave was a lifelong resident of Bigfork, Minnesota. He grew up there and worked in the woods.

    Survivors are three brothers, Cornelius, John, and Carl; two sisters, Mrs. Hildegard Tagtgren and Mrs. Charles Gustafson.

    Gustave died at the Northern Itasca Hospital in Bigfork, Minnesota and is buried in the Bigfork Cemetery at Bigfork, Minnesota.

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