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William Einer Anderson

Military

Flew on 'Pistol Packin' Mama.

DFC; Pres. Unit Citation.

Service

People

  • William Riegler

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 401st Bomb Group
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 34 x combat missions. ETD Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • George Weaver

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group

Units served with

  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

  • 613th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Minnesota
Died 2 June 1952
Buried Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 June 2017 10:24:36 general ira snapsorter Changes to biography
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia ;
- http://www.401bg.org/Main/History/Members/Details.aspx?ID=415

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:27:58 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Our Hallowed Ground

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