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Anderson, Douglas Otha

Rank and Name, Master Sergeant Douglas Otha Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, Headquarters Squadron, Far East Army Air Force.


Douglas is born approx. on 1923 in Wisconsin.

Father, Douglas O. Anderson.

Mother, Lucille M. Anderson.

Sister(s), Lucia J. Anderson.

Spouse, Ruth M. (Borsack) Anderson.


Douglas enlisted the service in Kansas with service number # 6931667.


Douglas Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a C-87 were,

Major           Francis E. Savage              Pilot

1st Lt.           Jack M. West                    Co Pilot

Major           A. D. Anderson                 Navigator

T/Sgt.          Steve Geist                       Radio Operator

M/Sgt.          Douglas O. Anderson          Engineer

Pfc.              Arthur Ofner                    Asst. Engineer

Lt. General    M.F. Harmon                    Passenger

Br. General   James R. Andersen            Passenger

Colonel         William Ball                     Passenger

T/Sgt.          Charles McInery                Passenger


Douglas died the aircraft was lost at sea between Kwajalein and Hawaii on Feb. 26, 1945, he is honored with an Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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

Courts of the missing.


Thanks to, Pacific Wrecks


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

His unit Headquarters Squadron, Far East Army Air Force
Far East Air Force (Command)
North West Airfield (Guam)
His rank Master Sergeant