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Anderson, Alan Sigurd

Rank and Name, Second Lieutenant Alan Sigurd Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, 499th Bomber Squadron, 345th Bomber Group (Medium).


Alan is born approx. on April 29, 1919 in Hennepin, Minnesota.

Father, Joseph W. Anderson.

Mother, Margaret J. (Mollison) Anderson.

Brother(s), Joseph W. Anderson Jr.


Alan enlisted the service in Minnesota with service number # 0-795474.


Alan ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-25 were,

2nd Lt.          Alan S. Anderson              Pilot

2nd Lt.          Clifton C. Roberts              Co Pilot

2nd Lt.          Walter L. Kellison              Navigator/Bombardier

S/Sgt.           Paul H. Raines                  Engineer

T/Sgt.          Frederick F. Dietz Jr.         Radio Operator/Waist Gunner

Sgt.              Frank E. Youkin                Tail Gunner


Alan was KIA when bombs from a other plane made to maneuver got in a nose down and exploded during the crash on March 19, 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.


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

Walls of the missing.

He also has a Memorial Grave at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA.


Thanks to, http://www.345thbombgroup.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

499th Bomber Squadron
345th Bomber Group
Nadzab airfield, New Guinea
Alan Sigurd Anderson
His rank Second Lieutenant