Anderson, Arthur J, EM2c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary NEC
EM-0000-Electrician's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Electrician's Mate
Primary Unit
1943-1943, EM-0000, USS Savannah (CL-42)
Service Years
1942 - 1943
EM-Electrician's Mate

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Home State
New Jersey
New Jersey
Year of Birth
1921
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Verona, NJ
Last Address
921 Hunting Lodge
Miami Springs, FL

Casualty Date
Sep 11, 1943
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Mediterranean Sea
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Boynton Beach Memorial Park - Boynton, Florida
Wall/Plot Coordinates
(memorial marker)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

My brother  EM  (Electricians Mate) 1/C Arthur J. Anderson was KIA 9/11/1943 on the USS Savannah at Salerno, Italy and was buried off the coast of Malta.
   
Comments/Citation

We received the telegram from the War Dept of his death on his 22nd birthday while I was home on leave. But he was KIA 9/11/43.
   
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1942, Recruit Training (Newport, RI)
 Duty Stations
USS Savannah (CL-42)
  1943-1943, EM-0000, USS Savannah (CL-42)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 Sicily Campaign (1943)/Opertion Huskey
  1943-1943 Naples-Foggia Campaign (1943-44)/Operation Avalanche
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Jun 01, 1943, Promoted to EM2
  Jun 11, 2017, General Photos1
 Military Association Memberships
WW II Memorial National RegistryUnited States Navy Memorial The National Purple Heart Hall of HonorThe National Gold Star Family Registry
World War II Fallen
  2019, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2019, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2019, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
  2019, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2019, World War II Fallen
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