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 Eino Wilfred Peters

Eino Wilfred Peters

Original Name Eino Wilfred
Birth
Wetaskiwin, Edmonton Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Death 14 Jul 1972 (aged 62)
Utah, USA
Burial Scofield, Carbon County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 149983 · View Source
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06/ 27 /10
from Wilfred Peters:
wasatchpete@hotmail.com

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Eino Wilfred Peters was born 9 July 1910 (correct birthdate) in Wetaskiwin, Alberta Canada, Raised an a homestead in Falun, Alberta, Canada. Came to the United States in about 1927 and worked in various mines and farms in Montana. In 1936 work in Clear Creek mine the in the Eureka Quartz mines in 1939/41. Served in the Army Air Force from 9 Mar 1942 to 25 Octoberl 1945 as a Flight Engineer (Sgt) on B-17 Bombers. Did his training in Hobbs New Mexico.

After the war Eino returned to Scofield Utah and married a Wido (Elsie Soumi) in 1947. They lived in Scofield for several years: Eino working in the Clear Creek Coal mine and taking mechanic classes (1951/52) under the GI Bill at Carbon College in Price Utah. After completing that edkucation, Eino obtained emplolyment in Salt Lake City as a mechanic working for Generall Electric on large Railroadl engine electric turbines up to his death on 14 July 1972.



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  • Created by: billcarr
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 149983
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Eino Wilfred Peters (9 Jul 1910–14 Jul 1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149983, citing Scofield Cemetery, Scofield, Carbon County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by billcarr (contributor 46560268) .