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Walter Straka, World War II veteran.

Minnesota WWII veteran dies at 101 on Independence Day

Walter Straka was the state's last living Bataan Death March survivor.

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Nearly 80 years later, Minnesotan honored for WWII heroism

He defended a sinking passenger ship from a U-boat.

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Remains of Minnesota soldier killed in Pearl Harbor attack identified

The remains of Neal K. Todd will be buried in Akeley next month.