Harold C. EricksonHarold C. Erickson, 91, of West Fargo, formerly of Fergus Falls, died Friday, October 11, 2013, at Sheyenne Crossings in West Fargo, North Dakota.
Harold was born on September 3, 1922, on his grandparents’ farm near Herman, Minnesota, the son of Oscar F. and Edna M. (Johnson) Erickson. He attended grade school in Dilworth and graduated from high school in 1939 at Moorhead. After high school, Eric attended Moorhead State Teachers College, graduating in 1943. He also graduated from the United States Navy Midshipman School, Columbia University, New York City in 1943. From 1943 to 1946, he served in the Pacific Theater for thirty months of sea duty. He was discharged in April of 1946.