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John M. Robinson, decorated World War II veteran
John M. Robinson, decorated World War II veteran

John Morgan "Nemo" Robinson, a retired operator of a Chesapeake Bay summer resort and decorated World War II veteran, died Saturday of a heart attack at Anne Arundel Medical Center after undergoing brain surgery a week earlier. The Severna Park resident was 90. Born and raised in Catonsville, he was a 1938 graduate of Catonsville High School and spent another year at Polytechnic Institute. He gained the nickname Nemo as a child because he had long blond curls like a lion in the "Little Nemo" comic strip. He earned a degree at Western Maryland College — now McDaniel College — where he was later inducted into the college's Sports Hall of Fame. He lettered...

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