Rank and Name, Private First Class Herbert R. Anderson.
Unit/Placed in, 7th Infantry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division “First Team”.
Herbert is born approx. on 1922 in Iowa.
Father, Carl J. Anderson.
Mother, Esther L. Amderson.
Brother(s), Dale H. Anderson.
Herbert enlisted the service in Iowa with service number # 37438803.
Herbert was KIA in the fights over Leyte on Dec. 26, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Infantry Combat Badge, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Herbert is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Thanks to, http://www.avalanchepress.com/First_Cav.php
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