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EDWARD M. LARSEN

                                Edward Martin Larsen

                                    1905 to 1951

 

Born: 1905   EdMartinLarsen6mo.jpg (51835 bytes)

 

Died: 1951 46 years old

Married: Josephine Swanson

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Career: Fireman for Seattle 24 years

Backseat Driver in an Aerial Truck

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Served: Navy - South Pacific WWII

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Hobbies: Fishing for salmon at Hope Island

Description: Big, muscular guy

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                    Alan and his father

 

Joan Houchen (a neighbor and friend of Eddie’s) remembers when she was sent to Firlands for TB. She called home, cried, and pleaded for help.

Ed showed up. He picked her up and said, "We’re going home."

He carried her out and took her home!

Ed Larsen ( son ) was only 19 years when his father was accidently electrocuted while building their summer cabin on Camano Island.

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