John A. Anderson

Memorial Location


  • World War I
  • German Prisoner of War

John Anderson, “Oof a my”, was from Norway and a naturalized citizen of the USA.
Please note “Oof a my”: This was how he was known in the Presque Isle area. According to legend it means “I am sick”; he was known for frequently using this expression.

Father of John A. Anderson (Sammy).