Alvin E. Ohlsson
Headquarters Company 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Alvin E. Ohlsson was born on February 12, 1917.
He enlisted in the Regular Army
on September 21, 1937. On September 22, 1940
he re-enlisted in the Infantry Branch for service in the Philippine Department at Fort Snelling,
Minnesota with the rank of Corporal. His home of residence was listed as Ashland, Wisconsin.
At the time of his second enlistment he had completed two years of High School and was
single with no dependents. His religion was listed as Protestant.
Staff Sergeant Ohlsson was
killed in action in France, during the attack toward Cherbourg
on June 22, 1944.
Alvin E. Ohlsson was buried in
the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery,
Sainte Mere-Eglise #1 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in Wisconsin.
Mount Hope Cemetery
Plot: Section "D", Lot 59, Grave 1E
Final burial information from the Find A Grave website
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