Veterans Who Have Passed–Vernon A. Anderson

Source:  Rockford Register Star, August 16,2021

Veterans Who Have Passed–Tom Warren Kline

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Mar. 31, 2019.

Nelson, Robert C.

Born July 26, 1919, in Rockford, the son of Gust Anders and Augusta Sophia (Rosene) Nelson.

U.S. Army, April 22, 1941, served for 5 1/2 years during WWII.

Planted submarine mines across the entrance of Chesapeake Bay, VA.

Captain in Rockford Fire Dept.

Died: Sept. 2, 2014 in Presence St. Anne Center.

Olson Funeral Home & Crematorium, Trinity Lutheran Church,  Burial in Scandinavian Cemetery.

Source: Rockford Register Star, Sept. 7, 2014