STROH, Albert, Jr., CAPT

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Last Rank
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Civil Engineer
Last Primary NEC
510X-Civil Engineer Corps
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1972-1974, 510X, Naval Facility Engineering Command (NAVFAC )
Service Years
1942 - 1974
Civil Engineer

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Home Town
Hooper, Nebraska
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Aug 17, 2014
Location of Interment
Fort Sheridan Post Cemetery - Highwood, Illinois
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 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

US Army Honorable Discharge US Navy Honorable Discharge

 Military Association Memberships
Post 510CEC/Seabee Historical Foundation
  1975, American Legion, Post 510 (Recorder) (Lake Bluff, Illinois) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  1991, CEC/Seabee Historical Foundation [Verified]

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Last Known Activity

Captain Albert Stroh, Jr., USN Ret.
WWII Army Engineer, Naval Engineer Korea and Viet Nam

Alfred Stroh, Jr., enlisted in the Army Reserve in 1942, was called to active duty in 1943, and was assigned to the Army Advanced Engineering Program at Kansas State University, followed by service with the 789th Field Artillery in the Philippines. While stationed in Manila, he attended the trial of Imperial Japanese Army General Tomoyuki Yamashita, who was hanged as a war criminal. Alfred was released from the Army in 1946.  

Before enlisting, Alfred had attended Midland College, Fremont, Nebraska, and in 1947 graduated from the University of Nebraska with a B.S. in Civil Engineering; he was commissioned an Ensign in the U. S. Navy Civil Engineer Corps. He earned a Master of Engineering Administration from George Washington University in 1959. 

He served in the military during World War II, the Korean Conflict, and the Vietnam War and was stationed in the Aleutian Islands, Kansas, Virginia, California, Maryland, Guam, Hawaii, Washington, D. C.; Newport, Rhode Island; Keflavik, Iceland; Seattle, Washington; Vietnam, and Great Lakes, Illinois.  

One of his most memorable Navy experiences was coordinating the restoration of Kodiak Island after the 1964 Alaskan earthquake. His last command was C.O. of Midwest Division, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Great Lakes. A Registered Professional Engineer, he dedicated 27 years to the Navy, retiring in 1974.

Alfred was a member of Lake Bluff, IL American Legion Post 510, and the CEC/Seabee Historical Foundation. 

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Allen, Edwin, PO1, (1944-1974) 00 00-0000 Other Service Rank
Alumbaugh, Maurice, PO1, (1942-1953) 00 Other Service Rank
BALLARD, HUGH Lee, PO1, (1941-1967) 00 00-0000 Other Service Rank
Barnett, Ollie, SN, (1942-1965) 00 00-0000 Other Service Rank
Carpenter, Malcolm Scott, CDR, (1943-1969) 00 00-0000 Other Service Rank
Doyle, Joseph, PO3, (1944-1961) 00 00-0000 Other Service Rank
Gutierrez, Louis, SCPO, (1943-1969) 00 00-0000 Other Service Rank
Jackson, William, PO3, (1944-1953) 00 00-0000 Other Service Rank
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Crosby, Philip Bayard, PO2, (1944-1952) [Other Service Rank]
Daley, Hubert, PO1, (1941-1947) [Other Service Rank]
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DERTIEN, Donald, CAPT, (1940-1968) OFF 111X Lieutenant
Laboon, John, CAPT, (1943-1980) Lieutenant
Bartley, Richard, LT, (1942-1952) OFF 230X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Coghlan, Francis, LCDR, (1943-1965) Lieutenant Junior Grade
SNYDER, Harry, LCDR, (1941-1969) Lieutenant Junior Grade
Watts, Fenwich, LT, (1943-1953) OFF 191X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Chun, Newton, LCDR, (1941-1970) OFF 210X Ensign
Gravely, Samuel L., VADM, (1942-1980) Ensign
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Rixey, Charles, RDML, (1944-1978) Other Service Rank
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Abbott, John Edward, CAPT, (1945-1966) Naval Aviation Cadet
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Baxter, Robert, PO1, (1943-1952) EM EM-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Boffi, Francesco Verrznzio, PO1, (1942-1953) MM MM-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Devlin, James AM AMS-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Devlin, James, PO1, (1942-1951) AM AMS-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Hogan, Philip, MCPO, (1943-1970) RM RM-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Stuvengen, Barbara (Bobbe), PO1, (1945-1959) .V Sp(V) Petty Officer First Class
Demoree, Alfred Gasper, PO1, (1944-1952) SF SF-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Demorest, Robert Vernon, PO2, (1941-1952) AD AD-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Dolan, Owen, CPO, (1940-1970) Petty Officer Second Class
Mulrooney, George, CPO, (1942-1969) BM BM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Tracy, Keith, MCPO, (1943-1971) HM HM-5307 Petty Officer Second Class
Wright, William Douglas, PO2, (1942-1951) MO MM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Baker, Walter, PO3, (1943-1952) SH SH-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Brown, Ronald, SCPO, (1943-1968) Petty Officer Third Class
Jones, Roger, PO1, (1943-1955) ARM ARM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Odegaard, Linus, PO3, (1945-1952) WT WT-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Paulus, Eugene Albert, PO3, (1943-1945) SC SC-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Willey, Walter, CPO, (1944-1986) FC FC-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Asmussen, Glenn Edward, PO1, (1942-1966) SN SN-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Glassford, Carl Jerome, PO2, (1943-1966) TM TM-0000 Seaman 1st Class
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Mckenzie, John, PO3, (1944-1954) BM BM-0000 Seaman 1st Class
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Verdolini, Vincent, PO2, (1943-1951) Seaman 1st Class
Flynn, Paul, SN, (1944-1951) Seaman
Shafer, Benjamin, MCPO, (1944-1963) Fireman
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Sutton, George, LCDR, (1943-1983) Midshipman
Hooter, Hobart, PO1, (1943-1966) Seaman Apprentice
SIGSWORTH, David, CAPT, (1945-1982) SA Seaman Apprentice

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