Theodore J. (Ted) Svitavsky

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  • Corporal, Radio Operator 776
  • Served: 5/13/1942 -1/14/1946
  • World War II
  • Awarded Victory Medal, American Theater Ribbon with 2 Bronze Stars; 3 Overseas Service Bars; 1 Service Stripe and a Good Conduct Medal
  • Active service in India-Burma; Central Burma

Deceased January 17, 2018. Interred on “Bill’s Island”, Presque Isle, WI.

Ted was a member of Winegar American Legion Post 480, Presque Isle, WI and the VFW in Marenesco, Michigan. He graduated from Willliam Horlick High School, Racine, WI and earned both Bachelor’s and Masters degrees at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. His wife Eldeen and he had two sons, Theodore and James.