Wounded in Europe May 28, 1918. Recipient of Purple Heart and other commendations. Eldest son of Phillip and Alma Alfreda Anderson Samuelson, both born in Sweden (immigrated to United States 1880 and 1885 respectively). Except for military service, lived his entire life in California. He engaged in farming (general & dairy) and carpentry, just as his father had. At death he was cremated and ashes were give to family member.