Folke Anselm Ahlqvist, Born in Kasko, Finland, June 23rd, 1916 Was in Finnish Merchant Marines before immigrating to the U.S. He Served 28 years in U.S. Army- He fought in World War II, Korea, and two tours in Vietnam . MSG Ahlqvist Retired from the Army in 1971. He was a tough Finlander! As it is commonly said in the Army “He was harder than woodpecker lips!”
What he is most famously know for is being Eva’s Coopers Dad! So here is to you MSG thanks for your service.