Paul E Andersen

DOWOGIAC, MI, US

U.S. Army

SPC, 855TH QUARTERMASTER CO, SOUTH BEND, IN

10/01/2009, BAGHDAD, IRAQ


Killed in Iraq by indirect enemy fire. Specialist Andersen was born in Elkhart, Indiana in 1960.

On Aug. 28, 2004, Specialist Andersen married Linda (Kovacsics) Andersen in Niles, Michigan. The family that survives Specialist Andersen is extensive and includes children, step children, grandchildren, and seven siblings.

Paul was a member of Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church. He joined the U.S. Army Reserve on Aug. 1, 1985. Specialist Andersen had a deep sense of duty to his family and his country. His love and courage will forever live in their hearts.

“Those we loved don’t go away. They walk beside us every day. Unseen, Unheard, but always near. Still Loved, Still missed, and always Dear.”

You will always have him in your hearts as he is always in my families and my life forever. Linda Andersen South Bend, Indiana

Paul always had a smile on his face and was willing to go the extra mile to make sure the MP’s in the Company got the right equipment to go out on their mission. SFC Tracey Boulton St. Cloud, Minnesota

Dear Mrs. Linda Andersen, Family, & Friends, I am a soldier stationed in Camp Liberty Iraq with the 129th Area Support Medical Company. I am honoured that he gave up his time to come over here for the 2nd time and fight for OUR country and freedom. I pray that God will console his family, friends, and fellow soldier’s. GOD SPEED. SGT Hughen-Schober

Paul’s portrait is also on Poster 10