Rank and Name, Ship’s Serviceman Laundry Second Class Gustav Daniel Anderson.
Unit/Placed in, USS Wasp (CV-18) Carrier, United States Naval Reserve.
Gustav is born approx. on 1906 in Sweden.
Spouse, Frances Anderson.
Gustav enlisted the service in New Jersey with service number # 7114961.
Gustav was KIA when the USS Wasp was hit by a bomb from a Japanese Airplane on March 19, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Gustav is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.
Courts of the missing.
Thanks to, http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/18.htm
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
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com