William "Bill" Sedwin Walla

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  • Name: William "Bill" Sedwin Walla
  • Location of Birth: Grand Rapids, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: June 5, 1943
  • Date of Death: July 13, 2002 (59 years old)
  • Parents: Sedwin and Viola Walla
  • High School and Class: 1963 - Greenway High School, Coleraine, Minnesota
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  • Highest Rank: PFC (Private First Class)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Bill served in the United States Army for three years.

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    Vietnam Era

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  • Civilian Life:
    Bill was raised in Cloverdale. He worked in maintenance in Minneapolis, Minnesota, San Diego, California, and Phoenix, Arizona.

    Bill was preceded in death by his father, Sedwin of Nashwauk, Minnesota in 1998. He is survived by his mother, Viola; sisters, Bette Kerr and Mary Playton; and a brother, Jon.

    Bill died at St. Joseph's Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona and is buried in Nashwauk Cemetery at Nashwauk, Minnesota.

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