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Anderson, Kenneth R.

Rank and Name, Staff Sergeant Kenneth R. Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, 38th Bomber Squadron, 30th Bomber Group (Heavy).


Kenneth is born approx. on Dec. 3, 1916 in Canada (English).

Father, David Anderson.

Mother, Sadie V. Anderson.

Sister(s), Thelma I. Betty M. and Barbara J. Anderson.

Brother(s), Agnus R. and David E. Anderson.

Father, Kenneth and David are born in Canada (English).


Kenneth enlisted the service in Massachusetts with service number # 31151687.


Kenneth ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-24 were,

1st Lt.           Alvin L. Larson                 Pilot

1st Lt.           Charles H. Hechler             Co Pilot

1st Lt.           Rodney C. Clare                Bombardier

1st Lt.           Philip Smith                     Navigator

T/Sgt.          Scott F. Turner                 Radio Operator/Gunner

S/Sgt.           Frank V. Stella                  Gunner

T/Sgt.          Francis Rupnow                 Engineer/Gunner

S/Sgt.           John W. Corr                    Asst. Engineer/Gunner

S/Sgt.           Roswell A. Osborne            Radar Observer

S/Sgt.           Kenneth R. Anderson         Asst. Radio Operator

2nd Lt.         Raymond H. Davies            Pilot


Kenneth was KIA after the Mission a other plane noticed they were on fire exploded, and Crashed in 3 sections in Sea on April 10, 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Cluster, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Kenneth 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 Calais Cemetery, Calais, Washington County, Maine, USA.


Thanks to, http://www.historyofwar.org/air/units/USAAF/30th_Bombardment_Group.html

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

38th Bomber Squadron
30th Bomber Group
Air Field Eniwetok Island
Distinghuised Flying Cross
His rank Staff Sergeant