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Col James Grafton Anding
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Birth: Apr. 28, 1904
Copiah County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1983
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA

James Grafton Anding graduated from the United States Military Academy, West Point, with the Class of 1924. He was commissioned a 2nd lieutenant of Field Artillery. He made the Army his career and served during World War II and Korea, retiring on June 30, 1954 at the rank of Colonel after 30 years of service. His decorations include the Legion of Merit with Oak Leaf Cluster (second award), the Bronze Star Medal, and Combat Ribbon.

James married Jane Cheney Rehkoph, daughter of Colonel Edward Bernard Rehkopf, U. S. Army, and graduate of West Point, Class of 1902.
Family links: 
  Clarence Chester Anding (1888 - 1962)
  Katherine Virginia Grafton Anding (1883 - 1963)
  Jane Cheney Rehkopf Anding (1909 - 1993)
  James Grafton Anding (1904 - 1983)
  Clarence Chester Anding (1908 - 1984)*
  Mary Anding Leggett (1916 - 2000)*
  Robert Edward Anding (1921 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: AR United States Army
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec: 8, Site: 6060-5
Maintained by: Robert Louis Daniell
Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Mar 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49000981
Col James Grafton Anding
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Col James Grafton Anding
Added by: Anne Cady
Col James Grafton Anding
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Rest in peace, Colonel. Thank you for having served.
 Added: Nov. 24, 2012

- Arthur F. Meincke
 Added: Jul. 5, 2011

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