Buena Vista County

F/O Virgil Anderson

MIA

 

OUR NEIGHBORS in SERVICE.

Alta, Ia.—Flight Officer Virgil Anderson, son of Mrs. Margaret Anderson, has been reported missing in action over Belgium on December 27. In September Virgil received the presidential unit citation and the air medal for his work in piloting C-47 carried transport with the Ninth air force. Virgil is a graduate of the Alta high school with the Class of 1941. His wife is a resident of Storm Lake.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, January 29, 1945