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 Edward Eugene McKim

Edward Eugene McKim

Birth
Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Death 21 Feb 1973 (aged 46)
Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Blackberry, Itasca County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 6080486 · View Source
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Edward was the son of Roy Preston and Clara Mable (Carney) McKim. He never married or had children. Eddie served his country in W.W.II with Company K 35th Infantry. He served as a Military Policeman 677. Medals received were; Army of Occupation Medal Japan, Lapel Button, 2 Overseas Bars, Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbons, Victory Medal, and Good Conduct Medal.

He moved to California in the 1960s with his brother Alfred. After Eddie found out that he was ill, he returned to live at his parent's farm in Blackberry, Minnesota until his death. He is buried with his parents and brother Franklin who died in childhood.

Thank you and bless you Wisteria for your kind sponsorship of my uncle's memorial page.


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  • Created by: KRW
  • Added: 10 Jan 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6080486
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Eugene McKim (31 Oct 1926–21 Feb 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6080486, citing Hazelwood Cemetery, Blackberry, Itasca County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by KRW (contributor 46517473) .