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Charles Frank Root
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1926
Waseca County
Minnesota, USA
Death: May 27, 1945
Okinawa, Japan

Veteran Mn. Pfc. 32 Inf. WWII
With: Frank L.& Mary E. Whiting

He was killed in Okinawa which was the last battle of the Pacific War. He was a good and loving uncle and his loss was tragic to all who knew him. I was 7 when he was killed and he was important to me.
Kathryn Sherry Engel 
 
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 Parents:
  Glen Arthur Root (1896 - 1941)
  Enid Emily Whiting Dodge (1897 - 1970)
 
 Siblings:
  Hazel Mary Root Rosacker (1915 - 1978)*
  Harvey Henry Root (1917 - 1993)*
  Howard Glen Root (1921 - 1994)*
  Iona Pearl Root Knopp (1924 - 2009)*
  Charles Frank Root (1926 - 1945)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Peter Cemetery
New Richland
Waseca County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: E
 
Created by: julrene thornberg
Record added: Feb 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66296740
Charles Frank Root
Added by: Kathryn Sherry Engel
 
Charles Frank Root
Added by: Laurie V.
 
Charles Frank Root
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Added by: lori fuller
 
 
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- Kresimir Topic
 Added: Dec. 21, 2012
To my step uncle who was so kind to a litte niece. I still have the souvenir that you gave me on your last leave before Okinawa
- Kathryn Sherry Engel
 Added: Sep. 12, 2012
 
 
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