Alfred Marston Shearer
Brigadier General, United States Army
ALFRED M. SHEARER
Washington Burial Today for Retired Signal Officer, 67
WASHINGTON, July 4, 1961 – A funeral service will be held at11 A.M. tomorrow at Fort Myer, Virginia, for Brigadier General Alfred M. Shearer, U.S.A., retired, who died last Wednesday in San Francisco at the age of 67. He will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
General Shearer held the Legion of Merit with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Order of the British Empire and the French Croix de Guerre for his part in World War II. He was director of the communications division of the Services of Supply in Europe, 1942-43, and then Deputy Signal Officer of the same services until 1945.
Photo Courtesy of Russell C. Jacobs, November 2009
SHEARER, ALFRED MARSTON
SHEARER, ELIZABETH HARRIET WID OF SHEARER,