- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Monday, 30 May 2016 01:13
James Pickins Anderson, Jr.
Seaman First Class
J. P. ANDERSON, Jr
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 376 15 27
- Rate: S1/c (Seaman First Class)
- Duties: Know naval drill duties, knots, steering and signaling. Stand watch and gunnery duties.
- Enlisted: 4 November 1940
- Place: San Francisco, California
- Onboard USS Arizona: 11 January 1941
- From: NTS San Diego
- Date of Birth: Abt 1917
- Place of Birth: Oregon
- Hometown / State on December 1941: McDermitt, Humboldt County, Nevada
- Next of Kin: Mr. James Pickens Anderson, Sr. - Father
- Address: Jordan Valley, Oregon
- Disposition: Unrecoverable – Among the 900+ souls still onboard the USS Arizona
- Posthumous Awards: Purple Heart, American Defense Service Medal w/Fleet Clasp, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal w/Star, WWII Victory Medal
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