ANDERSON, John

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Kings Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster)
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
3716829
Died : 
Thursday, February 3, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
23
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Private John Anderson 9 Commando
Private John Anderson was killed during operations at Monte Ornito and Monte Faito, Italy. His name is also on a Marble Roll of Honour on Monte Ornito. 
 
Sources
CWGC.
Commando Veterans Archive gallery.
Image credit Ian Anderson (nephew).
 
Notes
Gallery image shows him with a Lance Corporal stripe. This is likely to have been a temporary rank. CWGC show war substantive Private.
 

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