George J. Anderson

Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 1
National Memorial Panel / Row: West 54 / 34
Date of Birth: 07-Sep-1947
Neighborhood: West Philadelphia
High School: Overbrook High School
Street: Westminster Ave.
Branch of Service: Marine Corps
Rank: SGT
Date of Casualty: 03-May-1967
Province of Casualty: Pleiku
After graduating from Abraham Lincoln High School with the Class of 1965, "Andy" Anderson�s classmates thought he would enter the business world. Instead he joined the Army. The 20-year-old sergeant, a supply clerk and a gunner with Company B of the 2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry, 4th Infantry Division, died in Vietnam on July 2, 1968.