|Birth: ||Jun. 13, 1908|
|Death: ||Jun. 18, 1944|
Mr. Anderson's Home of Record was Warren County, KY when he enlisted in the U.S. Army in Louisville, Ky, on Feb 4, 1943. He was assigned to Company E, 207th Combat Engineer Bn., U.S. Army.
TEC5 Anderson was killed in action during World War II.
War Hero's Body To
Be Buried On Monday
The body of Corporal Edward S. Anderson of the U.S. Engineers, who was killed on June 18, 1944 in the invasion of France, will arrive in the city this afternoon. Corp. Anderson was the second Christian County boy killed in the last war.
Survivors include four brothers, Will N. Anderson of Clarksville, Claude Anderson, of Princeton and Dulin and John Anderson of this city; and one sister, Mrs. Lewis Tillman of Bellefontaine, Ohio.
Funeral services will be held at the Keightley Funeral Home on Monday morning at 10 o'clock conducted by Rev. P.C. Walker; and burial services at Riverside will be in the charge of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
-- Kentucky New Era, May 21, 1949, page 1
Plot: Section J
Maintained by: Joe Craver -- KY Legionn...
Originally Created by: Mike H
Record added: Apr 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88162761
Thank you, TEC5 Anderson, for your service to and sacrifice for our country in the U.S. Army during World War II. May you Rest in Peace.|
Joe Craver -- KY Legionnaire
Added: Apr. 13, 2016
Rest in Peace|
Added: Jul. 1, 2012