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 Grant Wilson Anderton

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Grant Wilson Anderton

  • Birth 24 Dec 1924 Henefer, Summit County, Utah, USA
  • Death 26 Feb 1944 Lazio, Italy
  • Burial Henefer, Summit County, Utah, USA
  • Memorial ID 21090022

Memorial Rites Planned for Henefer Veteran

Memorial services will be held for Staff Sergeant Grant Anderton, 20, at Henefer, Sunday, at 1:30 p.m., in the Henefer meeting house.
The body of the young veteran will arrive in Coalville Wednesday and will remain at the mortuary until Saturday when it will be taken to the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Anderton.
Grant Wilson Anderton enterted the army December 12, 1942. He trained at Camp Howze, Texas, and was sent over to Africa, November, 1943, and then later to Italy, where at Anzio, February 26, 1944 he was killed.
He was a graduate of North Summit high school, and a priest in the LDS church.
Besides his parents, he is survived by one brother, Ray Anderton, Henefer; four sisters, Mrs. H.E. Williams, Tucson, Ariz; Mrs. F.D. Williams, Fort Douglas; Mrs. Dee Burton and Mrs. Jack Arnold, Ogden.

Morgan County News
July 23, 1948


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  • Maintained by: Ryan D. Curtis
  • Originally Created by: 46739057
  • Added: 22 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21090022
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Grant Wilson Anderton (24 Dec 1924–26 Feb 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21090022, citing Henefer Cemetery, Henefer, Summit County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Ryan D. Curtis (contributor 46858513) .