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Andersen, Norman Eugene

Rank and Name, Staff Sergeant Norman Eugene Andersen.

Unit/Placed in, 883rd Bomber Squadron, 500th Bomber Group (Very Heavy).


Norman is born approx. on Oct. 8, 1920 in New York.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.


Norma enlisted the service in New York with service number # 32626535.


Norman ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-29 were,

1st Lt.           Theodore B. Holmes           Pilot

2nd Lt.          Gilbert G. Easton               Co Pilot

2nd Lt.          Robert C. Pope                  Navigator

2nd Lt.          Alvis L. Sparks                  Bombardier

2nd Lt.          Robert A. Sebring              Engineer

Sgt.              Ralph A. Lietz                   Radio Operator

S/Sgt.           Charles L. Mohn                Central Fire Control

Corp.            Patrick J. Collins               Right Waist Gunner

Sgt.              Ellis B. Granger                 Left Waist Gunner

S/Sgt.          Norman E. Andersen         Radar Operator

Sgt.              Robert E. Fisher                Tail Gunner

Maj.             John E. Gavin                   Passenger


Norman was KIA when they ditched the plane in the pacific, because they run out of fuel on March 8, 1945, he is honored with an Air Medal, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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

Courts of the missing.

He also has a Memorial Grave at Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Schuylerville, Saratoga County, New York, USA.


Thanks to, http://www.500thbombgroupb29.org/

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

883rd Bomber Squadron, 500th Bomber Group
Isley Field, Saipan
Nose art B-29 Su Su Baby
Norman Eugene Andersen
His Rank Staff Sergeant