PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Anderson, Clarence Leland (Service number: 39 304 531)
Date of birth: December 1st, 1913
Date of death:  July 8th, 1944 (Saipan, Mariana Islands)
Nationality:  American
BIOGRAPHY: 
Staff Sergeant Clarence Leland Anderson served with Company A, 165th Infantry Regiment. He was wounded on Saipan July 6, 1944 and died on July 8, 1944.
     
BRONZE STAR MEDAL (BSM)
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Unit: Company A, 1st Battalion, 165th Infantry Regiment, 27th Infantry Division "New York Division", U.S. Army
Action: Awarded for heroic action in the battle for Makin Island during the period November 20-24, 1943.
 
     
PURPLE HEART
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Unit: Company A, 1st Battalion, 165th Infantry Regiment, 27th Infantry Division "New York Division", U.S. Army
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Charles Anderson
Information source(s):   - Find a Grave
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