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Anderson, Gaylord J.

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.


Thanks to,

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

20th Infantry Regiment
6th Infantry Division
Gaylord died in the fights
Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster
His rank Private First Class