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CPL Niels Anderson
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1925
International Falls
Koochiching County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1945
Winnfield
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA

One of ten airmen killed when B-17F Flying
Fortress #42-30893 exploded and crashed,
six miles southwest of Winnfield, Louisiana,
during a training flight from Alexandria
Army Airfield.

Son of Dorothy Anderson.

The nine other airmen killed were:

2nd Lt. Russell L Cobbs, pilot
2nd Lt. Robert J Keavy
2nd Lt. Omar H Lauridsen
2nd Lt. Bruno J Wieclaw
Sgt. Harold D Bush
Cpl. Jay E Crites
Cpl. Lester J Smejkal
PFC Millard B Beaird, Sr
PFC Bruce C Rue 
 
Inscription:
CPL, 329 AAF BASE UNIT WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
International Falls
Koochiching County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Block 6
 
Created by: ShaneO
Record added: Apr 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50558496
CPL Niels Anderson
Added by: Chris502
 
CPL Niels Anderson
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NARA records list his Home of Record as Koochiching County, Minnesota...Died Non-Battle...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Feb. 16, 2016
CPL, 329 AAF BASE UNIT WORLD WAR II
- ShaneO
 Added: Mar. 3, 2015
Thank you Niels for your service and courage
- mike capistran
 Added: Oct. 20, 2013
 
 
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