Logan Glenwood Crowder

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  • Name: Logan Glenwood Crowder
  • Location of Birth: Devils Lake, North Dakota
  • Date of Birth: September 6, 1913
  • Date of Death: February 9, 2005 (91 years old)
  • Parents: Roy Crowder and Bertha (Blake) Crowder
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  • College: North Central School of Agriculture, Grand Rapids, Minnesota
    Itasca Junior College, Coleraine, Minnesota
  • Highest Rank: TEC 5 (Technical 5)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Logan served in the United States Army in World War II in the Philippines and Japan from March, 1944 until January, 1946.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Logan grew up and attended schools in Minnesota.

    He was united in marriage to Anne Wilson on January 7, 1939.

    Logan worked as a letter carrier at the Grand Rapids, Minnesota Post Office from 1937 until his retirement in 1975.

    He was a member of the Community Presbyterian Church in Grand Rapids, Minnesota where he served a term as a deacon and later a term as an elder.

    Preceding him in death were his parents; two brothers, Raymond and Donald; and a sister, Mildred.

    He is survived by his wife, Anne of 66 years; two step-sons, Leonard (Elaine) Wilson and Donald (Marianne) Wilson; four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.

    Logan died at Grand Village in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot C-C-14-04)

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