Rank and Name, Master Gunnery Sergeant George Maynard Anson.
Unit/Placed in, Patrol Bombing Squadron 235 (VMSB-235), Marine Corps.
George is born approx. on Oct. 21, 1918 in Springfield, Illinois.
Brother(s), Jerry A. Anson.
George enlisted the service in California with service number # 350197.
George was KIA on the mission to Rabaul, when they were hit by Anti-Aircraft and crashed on May 1, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal Marine Corps, Expeditionary Medal Marine Corps, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
George is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Thanks to, http://www.vpnavy.com/
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
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com