WARREN R. ANDERSON, CAPT, USAF

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Warren Anderson '52

Date of birth: September 2, 1930

Date of death: April 2, 1957

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1952 Lucky Bag:

Loss

From SHIPMATE, August 1957:

WARREN RANDOLPH ANDERSON

First Lt. WARREN R. ANDERSON, USAF, was killed in an aircraft accident on 2 April 1957 near Laon Air Base, France. He was attached to the 71st Bombing Squadron, APO 17, New York. He is survived by his wife, Eleanor Loring Anderson, and his son and daughter who were living in France … He is also survived by his father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur B. Anderson, Menominee, Mich.

He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

In the Class of 1952's book, “As We Recall,” the only information given is "aircraft accident 1957." There are at least two USAF crashes that day that could correspond to Bud's.


Class of 1952

Warren is one of 48 members of the Class of 1952 in Memorial Hall.