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Edvard Julius Andersson

Died in the service of our country
Branch of Service: Army
Hometown: 37 West Main
Bergenfield
Date of birth: April 13, 1891
Rank: Private
Date of casualty: November 3, 1918
Dedication: Anderson Avenue, Bergenfield
About Edvard Julius: Born in Norrkoping Sweden, given name was Edvard Julius Andersson and by the time he got to America ( 12/07 To the Erickson family). His name was changed to Edward Anderson.

Survived the machine gun wounds sent to England to recuperature and he did, but he died of Influenza.
Born in Norrkoping Sweden
Buried in Old South Church in the Swenson-Erickson Plot.

He was the only resident of Bergenfield to be killed in World War I

andersson-grave


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