Friday, August 26, 2016

PVT Floyd Georg Anderson

PVT Floyd Georg Anderson was born in 1917, likely in Mercer County, North Dakota, to Joseph H. and Elizabeth L. (Allingham) Anderson.  His father had immigrated from Ireland.  The family farmed. In 1940, Floyd was working as an orchestral pianist and had made $620 in 1939.

When drafted in December 1943, Floyd was living in Clackamas County, Oregon but entered the service in California. On 11 Aug 1944 he reported to F Company 116th Infantry.  PVT Anderson was killed in action on 26 Aug 1944.

PVT Anderson is buried in the Brittany American Cemetery.

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