Navy Badge
  • Name: Harold LaVern Lovejoy
  • Location of Birth: Cloquet, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: March 5, 1925
  • Date of Death: March 13, 1994
  • Parents: Perry Lovejoy & Zelda (Nelsen) Lovejoy
  • High School and Class: Cloquet High School, Cloquet, Minnesota
  • College:
  • Highest Rank: PO (Petty Officer)
  • Branch: Navy
  • Other Branch:
  • Date Sworn In: June 21, 1943
  • Place Sworn In:
  • Date of Discharge: March 24, 1946
  • Place of Discharge:
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  • Military Highlights:
    WW II Draft Registration Cards – 10/16/1940 – 03/31/1947
    State: Minnesota
    Name: Harold LaVern Lovejoy
    Race: White
    Age: 18
    Birth Date: March 5, 1925
    Birth Place: Cloquet, Minnesota, USA
    Residence Place: Cloquet, Carlton, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: March 5, 1943
    Employer: Berst Forest Dixfield Co., Cloquet, Carlton, Minnesota
    Weight: 165
    Height: 6
    Complexion: Light
    Eye Color: Blue
    Hair Color: Brown
    Other Characteristic: Scar on right thumb
    Next of Kin: Perry Lovejoy, father, Cloquet, Minnesota

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Harold Lovejoy was a member of the 49ers Union, had been a construction crane operator and a real estate agent. He was a member of the Canisteo Lodge 271 AF & AM.

    Harold died in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Coleraine, Minnesota (Block 139). He is survived by his daughter, Gayle Lovejoy, and his former wife, Mary Grace Lovejoy.

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