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Andersen, Roy S.

Rank and Name, Staff Sergeant Roy S. Andersen.

Unit/Placed in, .408th Bomber Squadron, 22nd Bomber Group “Red Raiders” (Heavy)


Roy is born approx. on 1916 in Georgia.

Mother, Nina Andersen.

Sister(s), Hazel M. Andersen.

Brother(s), Marcus P. and Joseph Andersen.


Roy enlisted the service in New York with service number # 12120739.


Roy ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-24 were,

1st Lt.           Robert C. Stone                 Pilot

2nd Lt.          Nicholas W. Freije              Co Pilot

1st Lt.           Earl W. Blessing                Navigator

1st Lt.           Carroll G. Henry               Bombardier

T/Sgt.          Truman L. Livingston         Engineer

S/Sgt.           Robert J. Fritz                  Asst. Engineer

T/Sgt.          Donald M. Meyers              Radio Operator

S/Sgt.           Roy S. Andersen               Asst. Radio Operator

S/Sgt.           James E. Gilbert                Gunner

S/Sgt.           Robert E. Cicsell                Gunner


Roy was KIA when the plane was hit an loosed a Engine and also attacked by fighters, the plane exploded and crashed on Oct. 10, 1944, 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.


Roy is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.


Thanks to, http://www.22ndbombsquadron.com/index.html


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

408th Bomber Squadron
22nd Bomber Group
Owi Airfield, Biak Papua
Red raider's logo
His Rank Staff Sergeant