Anderson, Helen Bertha, 2LT

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Last Rank
Second Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Medical Corps
Last Primary MOS
3448-Medical-Surgical Nurse
Last MOS Group
Nurse Corps (Officer)
Primary Unit
1945-1945, 6th Service Command
Service Years
1944 - 1945

Medical Corps

Second Lieutenant

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Melrose Park, Illinois

Casualty Date
Sep 29, 1945
Non Hostile- Died while Missing
Air Loss, Crash - Sea
World War II
Location of Interment
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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World War II Fallen
  1945, World War II Fallen [Verified]

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 Unit Assignments
6th Service Command
  1945-1945, 6th Service Command
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1945 Ryukyus Campaign (1945)/Battle of Okinawa
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Lt. Anderson had been trained at Augustana Hospital, Illinois (1941-45), receiving her nurses license in January 1945 with further training at Augustana & West Lake Hospitals, Illinois.

She had been married 10 August 1945 to Berwyn E. Hildebrandt on Okinawa.

She was killed during an evacuation flight from Okinawa. She was originally interred in the Island Cemetery, Okinawa, and reburied in the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific - Honolulu, Hawaii.
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