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Donald Carlton Eliason
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1918
Owatonna
Steele County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Aug. 18, 2003
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA

Pro football and basketball player. After graduating from Harding High School in St. Paul in 1936, he went to Hamline University. He had brief careers in the NFL and NBA. He played four games for the Brooklyn Dodgers as an end in 1942 and was in three games for the Boston Yanks in 1946. During the war he played on the Fort Warren Broncos service team in 1945. He played one game at guard for the Boston Celtics in the 1946-47 season in the Basketball Association of America (forerunner to the NBA). 
 
Note: TEC 3 US Army, WWII.
 
Burial:
Fort Snelling National Cemetery
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Section V, Site 4411.
 
Maintained by: Mel Bashore
Originally Created by: Just Plain Nosy
Record added: Jul 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27974686
Donald Carlton Eliason
Added by: Mel Bashore
 
Donald Carlton Eliason
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Added by: Steve Edquist ~In Memory Of Aaron & Scrappy~
 
 
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- Just Plain Nosy
 Added: Jul. 1, 2008
 
 
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