Harold A. Schroeder

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  • Name: Harold A. Schroeder
  • Location of Birth: Jamestown, North Dakota
  • Date of Birth: October 12, 1918
  • Date of Death: February 4, 1985 (66 years old)
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  • Branch: Army
  • Other Branch: United States Army Air Corp
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  • Military Highlights:
    Harold served in the United States Army Air Corp for four years during World War II.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Harold came to Grand Rapids, Minnesota in 1936.

    On August 26, 1942, he was married.

    From 1941 to 1970 he worked for Cleveland Cliffs Mining Company and moved to St. Cloud where he worked for a sand and gravel company until retirement in 1980 when he returned to Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

    He was a member of the Eagles Club and Moose Lodge, both in Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

    Harold died in a traffic accident.

    Survivors are his wife, Marcia; a son, Douglas; a daughter, Diane Schroeder; a sister, Mrs. Chester (Mary) High; five brothers, Carl, Jack, Donald, Richard, and Alvin, Jr.; and two grandchildren.

    Buried in Harris Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot 2.40.4.4)

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