Wallace "Mickey" Marlyn Anderson

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  • Name: Wallace "Mickey" Marlyn Anderson
  • Location of Birth: Calumet, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: March 18, 1922
  • Date of Death: May 19, 1976
  • Parents: Arthur M. Anderson & Naomi (Ball) Anderson
  • High School and Class: 1942 Greenway High School, Coleraine, Minnesota
  • College:
  • Highest Rank: PM 2 (Patternmaker Petty Officer 2nd Class)
  • Branch: Navy
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  • Date Sworn In: November 12, 1942
  • Place Sworn In: Fort Snelling, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Date of Discharge: January 27, 1945
  • Place of Discharge:
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  • Military Highlights:
    WW II Draft Registration Cards – 10/16/1940 – 03/31/1947
    State: Minnesota
    Name: Wallace M. Anderson
    Race: W
    Age: 20
    Birth Date: March 18, 1922
    Birth Place: Calumet, Minnesota, USA
    Residence Place: Marble, Itasca, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: June 30, 1942
    Employer: Unemployed
    Weight: 165
    Height: 5-10
    Complexion: Light
    Eye Color: Brown
    Hair Color: Brown
    Next of Kin: Mrs. A. M. Anderson, Marble, Itasca, Minnesota, USA

  • Wars Involved:
    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    "Mickey" Anderson lived most of his life in Marble, Minnesota, except for his military service. He married Jean M. Berg in 1947 in Marble, Minnesota. The last 3 years he and his wife lived on Johnson Lake, north of Grand Rapids, Minnesota. He was a member & past commander of the Poppe-Smuk-Appleget Post 327, Marble; Calumet DAV; Canisteo Masonic Lodge, Coleraine; A.A.D. Temple Shrine, Duluth; Lodge of Perfection, Hibbing & Duluth; Pine Cone Chapter Eastern Star, Coleraine; and IOOF Lodge, Coleraine.

    "Mickey" Anderson died in Grand Rapids, Minnesota and is buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Coleraine, Minnesota. He is survived by his wife Jean; one daughter Mrs. Joseph (Bonnie) Rosenfield; one brother Robert O. Anderson; and one grandson.

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