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Anderson, Robert E.

Rank and Name, Sergeant Robert E. Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, 53rd Field Artillery Battalion, 6th Infantry Division “Red Star”.


Robert is born approx. on 1915 in Washington.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.

Spouse, Eunice (Dye) Anderson.


Robert enlisted the service in Washington with service number # 39181166.


Robert was KIA when his unit protecting Manila, got under Japanese fire on June 17, 1945, he is honored with a Silver Star Medal, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, Marksmanship Badge, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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

Walls of the missing.


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


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

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

53rd Field Artillery Battalion
6th Infantry Division
Manila 1945
Battle of Manila 1945
(Original Caption) 2/5/1945-Manila, Philippines: On February 5, 1945 these four 105-MM Howitzers of the 61st Field Artillery Battalion, U. S. Army were blasting the Japanese out of Intramuros, miles away, in the fight to free Manila. The buildings in the background are the College of Arts, Education and Law and the administrations. Photograph, 1945.
His rank Sergeant