T/5 Alfred G. Bahr 34165434


Technician Fifth Grade Alfred George Bahr was born on February 23, 1918, in St Paul, Minnesota. He was the son of Albert and Anna Bahr. He entered the US Army on March 4, 1942 at the age of 24. He served in the European theater of operations with 2nd Platoon, Company F, 253rd Infantry Regiment, 63rd Infantry Division. He earned the Bronze Star Medal on April 6, 1945 at Buchhof Germany.  He was discharged on December 30, 1945.He died on November 10, 2006, in Saint Paul, Minnesota at the age of 88. 

1- The Battle of Buchhof and Stein am Kocher

2- 63rd Division Records

3- GO 307 63rd Infantry Division

4- 1920 United States Federal Census

5- 1930 United States Federal Census

6- U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010