Elmer M. Christensen
American Legion Post 480 Commander 1980 – 1983
- Staff Sergeant
- Served: February 2, 1942 – November 18, 1945
- World War II, 124th Field Artillery Battalion, Philippines
- Automotive Specialist, Field Artillery Expert Gunner, Driver
Deceased October 2, 1996. Interred Presque Isle Cemetery.
Elmer’s childhood home was in Illinois, but his heart was in Presque Isle and it eventually became home. He loved the Northwoods and enjoyed all the benefits it offered.