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Albert Louis Kahle
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1915
Newark
Kearney County
Nebraska, USA
Death: May 26, 2005
Kearney
Buffalo County
Nebraska, USA

Son of Louis & Anna (Brooks) Kahle.
Married to Lydia Pockrandt on April 6, 1947 in Kearney, Nebraska.
Military: U.S. Army Sept. 24, 1942 - Nov. 8, 1945, with the rank of master sergeant; served in the 235th Combat Engineer Battalion, first in Oran in the African Theater, then in Italy in the European Theater; participated in battles and campaigns at Naples, Rome, Foggier, Arno, the North Apennines and the Po Valley; after VE Day, was sent to Luzon, the Philippines, in the Pacific Theater; was awarded the Bronze Star; Good Conduct Medal; the World War II Victory Medal; the African, European, Middle Eastern and Asiatic Pacific Service Medals; and the Distinguished Unit Citation.
After returning home, and the death of his father in 1946, took over the farm, which was homesteaded by his grandfather; farmed and raised livestock all his life until his retirement.
Activities: member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Kearney.
Survivors include his wife; son Randy of Kearney; daughters, Bonnie Kohler and Judy Wellman, both of Kearney; and sisters, Elsie Treadway and Ella Jiede, both of Kearney; also his sons-in-law, Phil Wellman of Kearney and John Geistdoerfer of Omaha; grandchildren, Greg Kohler and wife, Melody, Jeff Kohler and Kelsey; and nieces and nephews.
Was preceded in death by daughter, Shirley Geistdoerfer in 2004; and grandson, Michael Wayne.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Louis Kahle (1887 - 1946)
  Anna Brooks Kahle (1887 - 1994)
 
 Siblings:
  Albert Louis Kahle (1915 - 2005)
  Elsie L. Kahle Treadway (1918 - 2005)*
  Ella Leona Kahle Jiede (1920 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kearney Cemetery
Kearney
Buffalo County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: 170ew
 
Maintained by: Cyndi (Simmons) Henry
Originally Created by: Don
Record added: Apr 12, 2008
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Albert Louis Kahle
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Albert Louis Kahle
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Albert Louis Kahle
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Thank you for all that you did in WWII, we had no idea. May you forever be at peace.
- Loy & Gene
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