Rank and Name, Technical Sergeant Jess(ie)e A. Anderson.
Unit/Placed in, 370th Bomber Squadron, 307th Bomber Group (Heavy).
Jessie is born approx. on Dec. 13, 1913 in Texas.
Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.
Spouse, Dorothy B. Anderson.
Jessie enlisted the service in Texas with service number # 18189240.
Jessie ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-24 were,
1st Lt. Robert N. Gage Pilot
2nd Lt. Harry J. Willis Co Pilot
1st Lt. Paul J. Esser Jr. Navigator
1st Lt. Charles B. Clark Bombardier
T/Sgt. Jessie A. Anderson Engineer
S/Sgt. Fern O. Bruebaker Asst. Engineer
T/Sgt. Richard D. Stone Radio Operator
S/Sgt. Archie M. Dunn Radar Observer
S/Sgt. Raymond Artirie Gunner
S/Sgt. Melvin G. Ruckriegel Gunner
Jessie was KIA after the Mission when they were attacked by a Japanese Fighter or shot down by Anti-Aircraft on Oct. 3, 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal with 5 Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Jessie is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
He also has a Memorial Grave at South Park Cemetery, Pearland, Brazoria County, Texas, USA.
Thanks to, http://www.307bg.net/history/squadrons.asp
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