- Leonard A. Anderson
- State of Birth:
- Home State:
- War or Conflict:
- World War, 1939-1945
- Dates of Service:
- Entrance into Service:
- Branch of Service:
- Unit of Service:
- USS Rigel (AR 11)
- Location of Service:
- Kansas City, Missouri; Great Lakes, Illinois; San Francisco, California; Pearl Harbor; Pacific Islands
- Highest Rank:
- Shipfitter First Mate
- Prisoner of War:
- Service History Note:
- Veteran served for four years and seven months on the USS Rigel (repair ship). The USS Rigel was at Pearl Harbor on 12/7/1941.
- Type of Resource:
- Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
- Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Transcription of video recording
- Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Americans Remembered, Inc.
- Emily Gallagher-Merro
- Transcriber Affiliation/Organization:
- National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
- Collection #:
- Anderson, Leonard A.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
- Cite as:
- Leonard A. Anderson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/9211), Veterans History Project,
American Folklife Center, Library of Congress