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Frederick Mork

World War II - U. S. Army

Cpl. Frederick Mork
February 17, 1921 - July 14, 1945

Wis. Tec 5 12 Cav RCN SO WWII  
burial: In Germany
Memorial Marker in Hickory Cemetery, Maple Valley, Oconto County, Wisconsin

(1945 news article and photo researched and contributed by: Dean Schaal from his mother's wartime scrapbook)

News Article 1945

Cpl. Frederick Mork

Soldier Killed in
Accident Overseas

Special in Press-Gazette

OCONTO Falls, Wis - Frederick Mork, Oconto Falls received a message from the War department informing her that her husband Cpl. Frederick Mork, 24, died in Germany, July 14, as a result of injuries received in a vehicle accident. Cpl. Mork, entered the service, Jan. 8, 1942, he trained at Fort Riley, Kan., at Camp Maxey, Tex. before going overseas two years ago.
    Born Feb. 17, 1921, he was the son of Mrs. Christine Mork of Suring. He attended school at Hickory and was engaged in farming before entering thee service.
    He is survived by his wife, the former Miss Mary Valley, when he married in Menominee, Mich., in 1943, and a three-year-old daughter, Nancy April: his mother, Mrs. Christine Mork, and two brothers, Harold and Kore Mork living near Suring; four sisters, Margaret Mork, Milwaukee; Ruth Mork, Green Bay; Helen Mork, Janesville and Irene Mork, Suring.

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