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 Leland Delbert Andrews

Leland Delbert Andrews

Birth
Logan, Cache County, Utah, USA
Death 27 Feb 2004 (aged 90)
Pacoima, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Sec: Revelation, Lot 3535, Space 4 at the top of a steep hill
Memorial ID 14016603 · View Source
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Many called him "Andy". He was an authenic WWII hero and served in North Africa under General Patton, in the invasion of Europe at Normandy and was wounded twice. He lost his left lung when a German soldier shot him at close range during the battle of the Bulge. He was a one of a kind and a loyal, honest, fearless American.

His WWII medals were: The Silver Star ,4th highest award for bravery and meritious service, The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign metal, with a 3 star cluster, The Purple Heart with a Bronz Oak cluster, indicating he was wounded twice, The Good Contact Medal,The Combat Infantry Badge, The WWII Victory Medal and The Honorable Discharge metal some called "Ruptured Duck".


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  • Created by: Bill Burgess
  • Added: 21 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14016603
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leland Delbert Andrews (31 Jul 1913–27 Feb 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14016603, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Bill Burgess (contributor 46787591) .