Woodbury County

T/5 Martin T. Mahr




Martin T. Mahr, technician fifth grade, a former Sioux Cityan and the holder of five battle stars, has been advanced to the rank of staff sergeant. He is the son of Mrs. Frank Mahr who resides in Santa Monica, Cal. His father, a Sioux City patrolman, died several years ago. He also is a brother of Mrs. Jack Knerl of Ponca, Neb. Cpl. Mahr, who arrived in the States recently, wears the good conduct ribbon, the combat infantryman’s badge and a presidential unit citation ribbon with cluster. He is a nephew of Detective Ray J. Mahr.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, September 22, 1945