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Anderson, Lenard L.

Rank and Name, Technical Sergeant Lenard L. Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, 769th Bomber Squadron, 462nd Bomber Group (Very Heavy).


Lenard is born approx. on Sep. 5, 1922 in Iowa.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.


Lenard enlisted the service in Iowa with service number # 17068444.


Lenard ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-29 were,

Capt.            Dock O. Waller Jr.             Pilot

1st Lt.           David E. White                  Co Pilot

1st Lt.           Walter R. Russell               Navigator/Bombardier

1st Lt.           Edgar E. Hammond           Bombardier/Navigator

1st Lt.           Arthur R. Tuttele              Engineer

S/Sgt.           Don F. Carter                   Radio Operator

S/Sgt.           Edward L. Swart               Radar Operator

T/Sgt.          Alden G. Huisjen               Gunner

T/Sgt.          Lenard L. Anderson           Right Waist Gunner

S/Sgt.           James M. Lynch                Left Waist Gunner

S/Sgt.           Francis H. Iles                   Tail Gunner


Lenard died when they ditched the plane who caught fire caused to engine trouble on July 8, 1944, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Lenard is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.

He is also mentioned at Monument to Aviation Martyrs Nanjing Memorial, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.


Thanks to, http://www.cbi-history.com/part_ic.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

769th Bomber Squadron
462nd Bomber Group
Piardoba Air Field India
DAYTON, Ohio - 58th Bomb Wing memorial in Memorial Park at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo)
20th Air Force
His rank Technical Sergeant