MERRILL'S MARAUDERS Behers, George Frederick

Peter Five
By Freddie Clark

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Behers
  • FORENAME
George Frederick
  • UNIT
2 Bn (Green Combat Team)
  • RANK
Private
  • NUMBER
33252280
  • AWARD
Bronze Star
  • PLACE
Burma 1944
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 26.5.1918 family farm off Buffalo Run Road,Pennsylvania
son of George Dale and Grace Irene (nee Gettig) Behers
graduated Bellefonte High School
Civilian Conservation Corps 1939
railroad worker in civilian life
enlisted 5.9.1942 Altoona,Pennsylvania
employed by Warner Co. postwar
moved to Tucson,Arizona 1956
employed by Henry Electric
moved to Show Low,Arizona 1998
married Pauline Catherine McMurtrie September 1942 (1922-2015) (2 sons Fred and Larry,1 daughter Rosalie)
died 21.10.2005 Show Low,Arizona
Meyer Cemetery,Buffalo Run,Centre County,Pennsylvania
 
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