Albert Cornelius Anderson

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  • Name: Albert Cornelius Anderson
  • Location of Birth: Ada, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: January 3, 1895
  • Date of Death: February 15, 1950 (55 years old)
  • Parents: Andrew Anderson and Josephine (Johnson) Anderson
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  • College:
  • Highest Rank: SEA (Seaman)
  • Branch: Navy
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  • Date Sworn In: December 29, 1917 (Enlistment Date)
  • Place Sworn In: Fort Snelling, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • Date of Discharge: February 15, 1950 (Discharge Date)
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  • Military Highlights:
    Information in the United States, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918:
    Name: Albert Cornelious Anderson (Cornelius)
    Race: Caucasian (White)
    Marital Status: Single
    Birth Date: January 3, 1895
    Birth Place: Minnesota, USA
    Residence Date: 1917-1918
    Residence Place: Itasca County, Minnesota, USA
    Physical Build: Slender
    Height: Medium
    Hair Color: Light
    Eye Color: Blue

    Information in the United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942:
    Name: Albert Cornelius Anderson
    Gender: Male
    Registration Age: 47
    Birth Date: January 3, 1895
    Birth Place: Ada, Minnesota, USA
    Residence Place: Grand Rapids, Minnesota, USA
    Registration Date: About 1942
    Military Draft Date: 1942
    Height: 5' 7"
    Eye Color: Blue
    Hair Color: Brown
    Weight: 145
    Complexion: Ruddy

  • Wars Involved:
    World War I

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  • Civilian Life:
    Albert was a resident of the Cohasset-Deer River, Minnesota area for about 45 years. Surviving Mr. Anderson was his wife, Evelyn; a daughter, Phyllis; three sisters, Mrs. Joe Clairmont, Mrs. Tina Schirmerhorn, and Mrs. Hattie Koski; three brothers, Walter, Ole, and Edward.

    Buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot I-B-02-2-8)

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