ANC Website Top BANNER 2
William Robert Andrews, Jr.
Colonel, United States Army
Massachusetts State Flag
William Robert Andrews, Jr
Birth: June 5, 1941 at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
Death: July 9, 1996 at El Paso, Texas

William(Bill) Andrews was born in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1941 and moved to El Paso, Texas, with his parents as a young boy. In 1963 he graduated from Texas A&M and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Army Corps of Engineers.

Bill served in the Dominican Republic, Vietnam, Thailand, and Korea and his military career included numerous high level command and staff assignments. He retired as a Colonel in 1992.

Bill married his wife Anita in 1965 and had three daughters, Lisa, Nicole, and Erica. Bill returned to live in El Paso in 1993 where he died in 1996.

Burial: Arlington National Cemetery


ANDREWS, WILLIAM ROBERT JR
Colonel, United States Army
DATE OF BIRTH: 06/05/1941
DATE OF DEATH: 07/09/1996
BURIED AT: SECTION 59  SITE 469
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

WR Andrews Jr Gravesite PHOTO
 Photo Courtesy of Russell C. Jacobs, August 2006


Posted: 1 January 2003  Updated: 30 August 2005 Updated: 18 August 2006