Two brothers each received Purple Heart in famous WWII battles, One in Iwo Jima in South Pacific; other in the Battle of the Bulge

Two brothers, October 2016


Tualatin resident Marc Anderson’s father and his uncle each received a Purple Heart for their service in famous World War II battles. Marc’s father, George Anderson was a Marine at Iwo Jima in the South Pacific. George’s brother, Leroy Anderson, was an Army soldier in the Battle of the Bulge in Europe.

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