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PFC Bennie Norman Rostad
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1925
Black Hammer
Houston County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1945, France

Mr. and Mrs. John Rostad of Spring Grove Route No. 2 received the following telegram March 29, 1945 from the War Department:

The Secretary of War desires to express his deep regret that your son Pfc. Bennie Rostad was killed in action in France March 15, confirming letter follows.
J.A. Ulio The Adjutant General

Pfc. Rostad was twenty years old, he entered the service August 10, 1944 and left for overseas the forepart of January 1945.

Spring Grove Herald,
Spring Grove, Minnesota
Thursday. April 5, 1945
Family links: 
  Johannes Nicholeison Rostad (1885 - 1980)
  Emma Louise Ness Rostad (1893 - 1973)
  Alma Andrea Rostad Swenson (1921 - 2015)*
  Bennie Norman Rostad (1925 - 1945)
  Bernhard Nelvin Rostad (1925 - 1995)*
*Calculated relationship
Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement de la Moselle
Lorraine, France
Plot: F Row 8 Grave 12
Created by: Bob & Sandi Hamilton
Record added: May 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52411575
PFC Bennie Norman Rostad
Added by: Marshall and Mary McIntyre
PFC Bennie Norman Rostad
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Thank you Bennie for your service and courage
- tombstonegal
 Added: Jun. 7, 2013

- Cemeterywlkr
 Added: Aug. 3, 2010

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