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Albert E. Anderson
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Birth: May 3, 1879
Death: Apr. 19, 1950

Pfc.
Regt. 17th
Disch.


Private, First Class, 5th Anti-Aircraft Battalion,
43rd Battery.

Son of Sofie and Lewis Anderson, born at Galesburg, May 3, 1879.

Entered service June 17, 1918; to Jefferson Barracks; sailed for France October 7, 1918. Sailed for USA December 25, 1918; was on Northern Pacific steamship when she hit sand bar in storm with 1700 wounded aboard; 27 war vessels came to rescue from New York off Fire Islands; stood in distress for 3 days; had to abandon ship; everybody was taken off without an assistant after the sea had calmed; discharged February 10, 1919. 
 
Burial:
Sunset Cemetery
Quincy
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Division 11, Row 9
 
Created by: Cindy Vollbracht
Record added: Apr 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88670722
Albert E. Anderson
Added by: Talbot Fisher
 
Albert E. Anderson
Added by: Blaine & Robin Hillebrenner
 
 
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 Added: Apr. 25, 2012
 
 
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