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PFC David Paul "Andy" Anderson
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1947
Buffalo
Erie County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1968
Tam Kỳ, Vietnam

David the son of Leon B. and Esther A. Anderson deceased of Westfield NY enlisted in the US Marine Corps on December 14, 1965 in Cleveland OH. He arrived in Vietnam on April 12, 1967 and was assigned to Company H, 2d Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st MARDIV (Rein) FMF.

On the night of April 12, a Fire Team from Company A in their assigned ambush position in Hieu Duc District heard some movement to their front. Challenging the shadowy figure, and not hearing any reply they fired and saw someone drop. They found a Caucasian male dressed in a white T shirt, utility trousers and tennis shoes. Searching the wounded man they discovered documentation identifying the individual as PFC David P. Anderson USMC. Evacuated for treatment to the Station Hospital NSA Da Nang he died enroute as a result of the gunshot wound he had sustained.



DAVID PAUL ANDERSON is honored on Panel 49E, Row 28 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Leon "Andy" Burdette Anderson (1912 - 2005)
 
Burial:
Westfield Cemetery
Westfield
Chautauqua County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Victor Vilionis
Originally Created by: Ron Yates
Record added: Jan 18, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13058627
PFC David Paul Andy Anderson
Added by: Victor Vilionis
 
PFC David Paul Andy Anderson
Added by: Ron Yates
 
PFC David Paul Andy Anderson
Added by: Ron Yates
 
 
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- The Jeans
 Added: Jun. 12, 2011
Sacrifice is always Remembered
- Victor Vilionis
 Added: May. 17, 2011
REPOSE EN PAIX DAVID!
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 Added: Oct. 10, 2008
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