|Walter David Ehlers|
|Born||May 7, 1921|
Junction City, Kansas
|Died||February 20, 2014 (aged 92)|
Long Beach, California
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1940–1945|
|Unit||18th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
• Operation Torch
• Allied invasion of Sicily
• Normandy landings
|Awards||Medal of Honor|
References[change | change source]
- "Sgt. Walter Ehlers, WWII Medal of Honor Recipient, Dies at 92". NBC News.com. Retrieved February 21, 2014.
- Collier, Peter (2006). Medal of Honor: Portraits of Valor Beyond the Call of Duty. New York: Workman Publishing Company. p. 76. ISBN 978-1-57965-314-9.
- "Walter D. Ehlers, Honored for Role in Normandy Attack, Dies at 92". New York Times.com. Retrieved February 22, 2014.
- WWII Army Enlistment Records
Other websites[change | change source]
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