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Anderson, Norman Ira

Rank and Name, Private Norman Ira Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, 1st Bat, 3rd Marines (C-Comp), Marine Corps.


Norman is born approx. on Oct. 4, 1923 in Colorado.

Father, Ira E. Anderson.

Mother, Marjorie Anderson.

Sister(s), Beatrice Anderson.

Brother(s), Paul and Douglas Anderson.


Norman enlisted the service in Colorado with service number # 506780.


Norman was KIA in the Fights with the Japanese over the Solomon’s on, Nov. 1, 1943, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, Marine Corps Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Norman 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 Linn Grove Cemetery, Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, USA.


Thanks to,

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


Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

1st Bat, 3rd Marines
Bouganville/Solomon's 1943
Bouganville/Solomon's 1943
Bouganville/Solomon's 1943
Sept. 11, 1943: After three days of fighting on the front lines on Munda, a Marine's tank crew take a rest, during which their machine guns are overhauled. This platoon wiped out 30 Japanese pill boxes. Left to right are: Pfc. Arnold McKenzie, Los Angeles, Calif.; Joseph Lodico, Sharon, Mass.; Pvt. Noel M. Billups, Columbus Ohio; and Staff Sgt. Douglas Ayres, Los Angeles. (AP Photo)
His rank Private