PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Anker, Leonard A.
Date of birth: Unknown
Nationality:  American
     
DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS (DSC)
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant (Second-lieutenant)
Unit: 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Infantry Division "Blue and Gray" U.S. Army
Details: For an action performed on D-Day, June 6th, 1944.
 
     
BRONZE STAR MEDAL (BSM)
 
     
PURPLE HEART
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - Ewing, J.H., 29 Let’s Go! – A History of the 29th Infantry Division in World War II, The Battery Press, Nashville, USA, 1979
- Bennett, G.H., Destination Normandy – Three American Regiments on D-Day, Praeger Security International General Interest, Westport, USA, 2006
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- tahoedailytribune.com
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