John Emanuel Anderson

John Emanuel Anderson

Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, USA
Death 6 Jun 1944 (aged 24)
Burial Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 163075955 · View Source
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Youngest son of Oscar and Anna Anderson.

Motor Machinists Mate, U.S. Navy WWII. KIlled in action during American invasion of Normandy. Buried in Normandy as an unknown soldier.
Identified and reinterred in 2016.

Awarded Purple Heart posthumously May, 28, 2016.

Cenotaph here

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  • Created by: RAE
  • Added: 23 May 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial 163075955
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Emanuel Anderson (25 Sep 1919–6 Jun 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 163075955, citing Fairview Cemetery, Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by RAE (contributor 48167119) .