Rank and Name, Private First Class Gaylord J. Anderson.
Unit/Placed in, 20th Infantry Regiment, 6th Infantry Division “Red Star”.
Gaylord is born approx. on 1917 in Michigan.
Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.
Gaylord enlisted the service in Michigan with service number # 36116078.
Gaylord died of his wounds sustained at the fights over Manila on March 15, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, Combat Infantry Badge, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Gaylord is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
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
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com