Navy Badge
  • Name: Nickolas Mylan Miskovich
  • Location of Birth: Hibbing, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: October 24, 1927
  • Date of Death: September 17, 1992
  • Parents: Michael Miskovich & Mildred (Orlovich) Miskovich
  • High School and Class: 1945 Greenway High School, Coleraine, Minnesota
  • College:
  • Highest Rank: F1 (Fireman 1st Class (non Petty Officer))
  • Branch: Navy
  • Other Branch:
  • Date Sworn In: June 6, 1945
  • Place Sworn In:
  • Date of Discharge: December 1, 1947
  • Place of Discharge: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Military Awards:

  • Military Highlights:

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

  • MIA / POW:

  • Civilian Life:
    N. Mylan Miskovich married Jennie Pascuzzi in 1951 in Minnesota; married Kathryn Burbie Falardeau in South Dakota in 1975. He worked 35 years for Hanna Mining Co. out of Nashwauk, retiring in 1985 as a shop foreman. He was past president of the Greenway Recreational Board and an avid supporter of Greenway athletics. He was a member of the Pengilly Miskovich-Marinoff VFW Post 8831, Bovey Moose Lodge 1061, Taconite American Legion, and Bovey-Coleraine Lions Club.

    Mylan died in Itasca Medical Center, Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Coleraine, Minnesota (Block 140). He is survived by his wife, Kathryn; sons, Mike, Joseph, William, Bryan, and Craig; step-sons Todd and Troy Falardeau; daughter Nikki Miskovich; step-daughter, Michelle Falardeau; sister, Ann Marie Miskovich; uncle Michael Orlovich; aunts, Maria Douma, Martha Badavinac, and Dessa Sargent; and fifteen grandchildren.

  • Tribal Affiliation(s):