Branch: U. S. Coast Guard
Status: Deceased veteran
Date of Service: Vietnam Era
Home Town: Bagley
Joel Victor Highberg was born February 5, 1954 in Bagley to Alvin and Pearl Highberg. He grew up in Bagley and attended Bagley schools. He graduated with the Bagley High School Class of 1972.
Joel enlisted in the U.S. Coast Guard on January 22, 1973. His duty station was Sault Ste Marie, Michigan with the CG Group there. He was a rifle sharp shooter. Joel received an honorable discharge on January 21, 1977.
Joel passed away January 8, 2020 and is buried in the Bagley City Cemetery.
Plot: 12 Side: North Row from Bottom: 1
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