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Anders, Floyd Roland

Rank and Name, Machinist’s Mate Third Class Floyd Roland Anders.

Unit/Placed in, USS Wahoo (SS-238) Submarine, United States Naval Reserve.


Floyd is born approx. on April 15, 1921 in Miami, Florida.

Father, Fred L. Anders.

Mother, Minnie Anders.

Sister(s), Ruth A. Anders.

Brother(s), Ernest L. and Roy M. Anders.


Floyd enlisted the service in Kentucky with service number # 6342946.


Floyd was KIA when the USS Wahoo Sunk by hits from Japanese ships and aircraft in La Pérouse Strait, 11 October 1943, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Submarine Combat Patrol Insignia, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Floyd is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.


Thanks to,  http://www.navsource.org/archives/08/08238.htm


Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org


Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

USS Wahoo (SS-238) Submarine
Wreck (Stern)
Submarine Combat Patrol Insignia
Floyd Roland Anders
His rank Machinist's Mate Third Class