Alvin Oschar Dorr

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  • Name: Alvin Oschar Dorr
  • Location of Birth: Effie, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: November 9, 1922
  • Date of Death: March 26, 2000 (78 years old)
  • Parents: Carl and Josephine Dorr
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  • Highest Rank: AS (Able Seaman or Apprentice Seaman)
  • Branch: Navy
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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Alvin attended schools in Erskine and Effie, Minnesota.

    Following school, Alvin worked as a logger in the woods.

    Following discharge from the service, Alvin married Marie Harrington on November 2, 1944.

    He continued to work as a logger and carpenter.

    Alvin was a confirmed member of the Effie Lutheran Church.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Josephine Dorr.

    Alvin is survived by his wife, Marie; son, Clint; daughter, JoAnne Jacobson; four grandchildren; one brother, Harold; and one sister, Rosella Baldwin.

    Alvin is buried in Bigfork Cemetery at Bigfork, Minnesota.

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