Nick Anthony Grcar

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  • Name: Nick Anthony Grcar
  • Location of Birth: Eveleth, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: August 22, 1915
  • Date of Death: June 28, 1969 (53 years old)
  • Parents: ? and Kate Grcar
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  • Highest Rank: S SGT (Staff Sergeant)
  • Branch: Marine Corp
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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Nick was killed as a result of a one car roll-over near Superior, Wisconsin on June 28, 1969.

    He was a lifetime resident of Keewatin, Minnesota.

    Nick had been working in Superior, Wisconsin for the last one and a half years. He has been a diesel mechanic for Cummins Diesel, a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, and the Prebonic-Belancic Post of the VFW. He had also been a member of the Henry Blomberg VFW Post in Superior and the Fraternal Order of Eagles.

    Nick is survived by his wife, Ruth; two daughters, Mrs. Larry (Dorothy) Glass and Miss Diane Grcar; his mother, Mrs. Kate Grcar; one brother, Joseph; two sisters, Mrs. Peter (Lucy) Gentile and Mrs. Rose Kallio; and one grandson.

    He is buried in Maple Hill Cemetery at Hibbing, Minnesota.

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