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  • Name: Nick Bobich
  • Location of Birth: Nashwauk, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: September 26, 1924
  • Date of Death: September 13, 2002 (77 years old)
  • Parents: Paul Bobich and Rena (Albright) Bobich
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  • Highest Rank: PFC (Private First Class)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Date Sworn In: May 29, 1943 (Enlistment Date)
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  • Date of Discharge: January 6, 1946 (Discharge Daet)
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  • Military Highlights:
    Served in the United States Army during World War II from 1943 until his honorable discharge in 1946.

    Information in the United States, World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947:
    Name: Nick Bobich
    Gender: Male
    Race: White
    Age: 18
    Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
    Birth Date: September 26, 1924
    Birth Place: Nashwauk, Minnesota, USA
    Residence Place: Nashwauk, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: December, 1942
    Registration Place: Nashwauk, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Employer: Great Northern Railroad
    Height: 5' 7"
    Weight: 156
    Complexion: Light
    Hair Color: Brown
    Eye Color: Brown
    Next of Kin: Rena Bobich

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Nick retired from the Cleveland Cliffs Mining Company after many years of service. Nick was a long-time Pengilly, Minnesota resident until moving to the Manor House in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. He lived at the Manor House for 15 years.

    Survivors include his sister, Pauline Nick; two brothers, Robert and Tom Bobich. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Elizabeth Johnson and Lilah Marolt; two brothers, Alex Waite and Henry Bobich.

    Buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot C-B-46-1-7)

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