ANDERSON, John

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
9 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Kings Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster)
Service: 
Army
Number: 
3716829
Died : 
Thursday, February 3, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
23
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Private John Anderson 9 Commando
Private John Anderson was reported missing presumed killed in action during operations at Monte Ornito and Monte Faito, Italy. He has no known grave. His name is on the Marble Roll of Honour on Monte Ornito*. 
 
Sources
CWGC.
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/94.
* Linked Content below.
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.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 

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