Lieutenant Dermod G Anderson

25 Sep 1944

Dermod Green Anderson was the son of John and Mary Anderson and the husband of Caroline Anderson, of Hertfordshire. He was granted a commission and volunteered for airborne forces.

Lieutenant Anderson successfully completed Glider Pilot training and was posted to B Squadron, 4 Flight, The Glider Pilot Regiment, and took part in Operation Market Garden (Arnhem).

Lt Anderson was killed in action by an enemy shell near his trench on 25 September 1944, aged 29, and is commemorated on the Groesbeek Memorial to the Missing.

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