Entered service (Army) October 7, 1940 – October 7, 1941;  (Coast Guard) September 25, 1942….Trained at Fort Dix for Army and Brooklyn for Navy…Assigned to District Coast Guard Commander, 3rd Naval District. Served in Brooklyn….Date of discharge October 30, 1945….Graduated New Milford Junior High School 1934.

New Milford in World War II
Teresa M. Martin
Copyright May 30, 1947


Background image of Brooklyn Navy Yard during World War II:



As of Janaury 7, 2011, we only know that George W. Kehr and Philipp A. Kehr are both from New Milford and have the same last name. We are assuming they are related in some way and as we gather more information we hope to find out for certain.




George W. Kehr
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