Rank and Name, Fireman First Class Howard Taisey Anderson.
Unit/Placed in, USS Arizona (BB-39) Battleship, United States Navy.
Howard is born approx. on Feb. 7, 1921 in North Dakota.
Father, Thomas Anderson.
Mother, Hannah K (Amundson) Anderson.
Born in Norway.
Brother(s), Arthur and Clarence Anderson.
Howard enlisted the service in North Dakota with service number # 3287566.
Howard was KIA when the Japanese Bombed Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, 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.
Howard is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.
Courts of the missing.
He also has a Memorial Grave and is Mentioned at USS Arizona Memorial
Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
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