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Anderson, Carl J.

Rank and Name, First Lieutenant Carl J. Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, 431st Bomber Squadron, 11th Bomber Group (Heavy).

 

Carl is born approx. on 1900 in Nebraska.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.

Spouse, Annas K. Anderson.

Daughter, Darlene Anderson.

 

Carl enlisted the service in Nebraska with service number # O-1287457.

 

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

1st Lt.           Ralph N. Max                   Pilot

2nd Lt.          John W. Macey                 Co Pilot

1st Lt.           Carl J. Anderson               Navigator

1st Lt.           Edward C. Gelsleichter       Bombardier

T/Sgt.          John G. Macintosh Jr.        Engineer

S/Sgt.           John E. Guyett                  Asst. Engineer

T/Sgt.          Albert Selsky                    Radio Operator

S/Sgt.           George C. Smith                Asst. Engineer

S/Sgt.           Donald E. Pipes                 Gunner

S/Sgt.           Frank W. Snook                 Gunner

 

Carl was KIA when the plane crashes in flames, being hit by Enemy Plane on July 28, 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Cluster, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to, http://11thbombgroup.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

Website,

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

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

431st Bomber Squadron
11th Bomber Group
B-24
Airfield Eniwetok
His rank First Lieutenant