William Cortland Benzing

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  • Name: William Cortland Benzing
  • Location of Birth: Grand Rapids, MN
  • Date of Birth: December 15, 1926
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  • Parents: William E. and Myrtle Benzing
  • High School and Class: Eveleth High School, Eveleth, MN
  • College: Dunwoody, Minneapolis, MN - Land Surveying
  • Highest Rank: Radioman Petty Officer 3rd Class (RM3)
  • Branch: Navy
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    Information from U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
    Name: William Cortland Benzing
    Gender: Male
    Race: White
    Age: 18
    Birth Place: Grand Rapids, Minnesota, USA
    Birth Date: 15 Dec 1926
    Residence Place: Duluth, Minnesota, USA
    Employer: Piggly Wiggly Co
    Weight: 120
    Complexion: Light
    Eye Color: Blue
    Hair Color: Brown
    Height: 5'4"
    Next of Kin: Myrtle Benzing
    Household Members: William Cortland Benzing Age: 18

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    World War II

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