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The grave of Pvt. First Class Richard Magnon is located in Epinal American Cemet

Frenchman’s adoption of WWII grave connects Minnesotan to father she never knew

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DETROIT LAKES - A man in France has helped connect a Minnesota woman to her father — 70 years later.

“A fellow in France, Marc Corriger, adopted this grave, and he came to Minnesota last summer,” said Becker County Historical Society Director Amy Degerstrom.


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