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May 26, 2016
The hearse carrying the casket of U.S. Navy Motor Machinist Mate 1st Class John E. Anderson passes in front of Willmar VFW Post 1639 at 8:40 p.m. Thursday. Beginning at Maple Plain, people in towns all along Highway 12 turned out to pay tribute to the 24-year-old Willmar native who died on Omaha Beach in the belly of a landing craft on June 6, 1944. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
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Homecoming for lost sailor
May 26, 2016 - 8:39pm
Peterson Brothers Funeral Director Lance Peterson talks about plans for the return of Willmar native John E. Anderson tonight. Anderson will be remember in a memorial service and laid to rest button
Funeral director explains plans for John E. Anderson's return tonight
May 26, 2016 - 2:18pm
Sailor’s remains to return to Willmar
May 26, 2016 - 11:22am
Editorial: It’s time to welcome this Willmar sailor home
May 26, 2016 - 6:58am
May 24, 2016
Klobuchar to join family as sailor’s remains return
May 24, 2016 - 10:04pm
April 27, 2016
U.S. Navy Motor Machinist Mate 1st Class John E. Anderson. (SUBMITTED)
Remains of Willmar sailor who died in D-Day invasion to finally come home
April 27, 2016 - 8:14am
June 11, 2010
FILE - In this Saturday, Jan 23, 2010 picture, Abby Sunderland, 16, looks out from her sailboat, Wild Eyes, as she leaves for her world record attempting journey at the Del Rey Yacht Club in Marina del Rey, Calif. Rescuers searched today for her somewhere between Africa and Australia. He says emergency beacons were activated overnight and there has been a loss of communication. She was feared in trouble in the southern Indian Ocean. (AP Photo/Richard Hartog)
Searchers contact teen lost at sea
June 11, 2010 - 9:11am