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Rev Joseph Henry Albers

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Rev Joseph Henry Albers

  • Birth 18 Mar 1891 Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 1 Dec 1965 Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan, USA
  • Memorial ID 14719144

Rev. Albers was the first Bishop of the Lansing Diocese, being appointed on August 4, 1937, and serving until Oct. 7, 1964. In World War I, Rev. Albers was commissioned as an armed forces chaplain on June 1, 1918. He served in the infantry while overseas, and saw duty in several battles, including the Argonne Forest, Chateau Thierry and St. Mihiel. Chaplain Albers was wounded three times and gassed. He was decorated and received the Silver Star.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_H._Albers


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  • Created by: Tom
  • Added: 24 Jun 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14719144
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Joseph Henry Albers (18 Mar 1891–1 Dec 1965), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14719144, citing Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Tom (contributor 46786285) .