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PFC George E Anderson

PFC George E Anderson

Birth
New York, USA
Death 23 Feb 1945 (aged 25–26)
Germany
Burial Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands
Plot D Row 7 Grave 28
Memorial ID 56296330 · View Source
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Son of Mrs. Ellen Anderson who resided in Buffalo, New York.

George served as a Private First Class, 175th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Buffalo, Erie County, New York & was a member of the New York National Guard prior to the war.

His National Guard unit was called into full time active Army service on September 16, 1940, prior to the war, from Buffalo, New York. He was noted, at that time, as being employed as an Architect and also as Single, without dependents.

George was "Killed In Action" near Jülich, Germany during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster.

Service # 20230095

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56296330
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC George E Anderson (1919–23 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56296330, citing Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial, Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .