Anderson, Robert R

Rank: Technician Fifth Grade

Unit: 2d Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, 2d Cavalry Group (Mecz)

Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster

Awards: Purple Heart Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Europe / African / Middle East Campaign Medal, World War II Victory Medal, Belgian Croix de guerre Medal

Enlisted: 8-Dec-1942 in Butte, Montana

Date of birth: 1918

Hometown: Montana

Occupation prior to enlistment: Farm hands, general farms

High School: 4 years of high school

Married: Single, without dependents

Campaign: WWII

Died: 11-Jan-1945

Age at death: 27

Cause of death: Killed in action

Location of fatality: Berg (Flaxweiler), Luxembourg