Iowa County


Sgt. Ernst Adolf Sandersfeld


Ernst Adolf Sandersfeld was born May 15, 1917 to John Henry “Henry" and Johanna Matilda “Matilda” Maas Sandersfeld. He died Mar. 4, 1945 and is buried in Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines.

Sgt. Sandersfeld served in World War II with the U.S. Army 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division and was MIA/KIA on Luzon, Philippine Islands and awarded the Purple Heart.