ANDERSON, ROGER D.
Deceased
Name: Roger D. Anderson
Rank/Branch: United States Army
Unit:
Date of Birth: November 7, 1946
Home City of Record: Dayton TX
Date of Loss: 03 January 1968
Country of Loss: South Vietnam
Loss Coordinates: 102030 North 1061800 East
Status (in 1973): Escapee
Category:
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: Ground
Missions:
Other Personnel in Incident:
Refno: 0964
Source: Compiled by P.O.W. NETWORK from one or more of the following: raw
data from U.S. Government agency sources, correspondence with POW/MIA
families, published sources, interviews and CACCF = Combined Action
Combat Casualty File.
REMARKS: 680112 ESCAPED
No further information available at this time.
 
    Roger Dale Anderson, 63, of Dayton died Sunday, January 10, 2010 in Liberty after a brave fight with cancer.
 
He was born November 7, 1946 in Angleton, Texas. Roger was a lifelong resident of Dayton, attending Dayton Schools. He served during the Viet Nam in the US Army & was Prisoner of War. He worked for Brown & Root for many years and later as a crane operator. Roger loved his family and friends. He really enjoyed riding horses and participating in trail rides.
 
Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m., Sunday, January 17, 2010 at Magnolia Park Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Pace-Stancil Funeral Home, Dayton.
 
He was preceded in death by his parents: Bill & Katie Moreau; and his son: Roger Dale "Buffie" Anderson, Jr. Roger is survived by his brother: Donald Gale Moreau of Dayton; his sisters: Punkie Shanks and husband Randy of Dayton and Dee-Dee Little and husband Buzz of Bronson; also numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of other friends especially Bobby Brockman.