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Name:LaVerneAge:88Date photographed:May 24, 2007City of birth:Rockford, ILEthnic heritage:SwedishOccupation:Supervisor of Buildings and Grounds at a public libraryMilitary experience:6 years in the NavyWar(s) in which you served:WWII-3 ships: USS Nevada, USS Chester, and USS Essex - at Pearl Harbor and in the PacificMost life-changing event that has happened to you:Surviving the attack of Pearl Harbor on the USS Nevada (they lost 55 people) which was behind the USS ArizonaWhat would people be surprised to learn about you:I was a boiler room machinist on the USS Nevada at Pearl HarborWhat would your dream job be:Work at a hospital or public library-get to meet people

Name: 

LaVerne 

Age: 

88 

Date photographed: 

May 24, 2007 

City of birth: 

Rockford, IL 

Ethnic heritage: 

Swedish 

Occupation: 

Supervisor of Buildings and Grounds at a public library 

Military experience: 

6 years in the Navy 

War(s) in which you served: 

WWII-3 ships: USS Nevada, USS Chester, and USS Essex - at Pearl Harbor and in the Pacific 

Most life-changing event that has happened to you: 

Surviving the attack of Pearl Harbor on the USS Nevada (they lost 55 people) which was behind the USS Arizona 

What would people be surprised to learn about you: 

I was a boiler room machinist on the USS Nevada at Pearl Harbor 

What would your dream job be: 

Work at a hospital or public library-get to meet people