| 1632 series |
POD: May, 1631
|Appearance(s):|| 1632 |
1636: The Ottoman Onslaught
|Type of Appearance:||Direct|
|Nationality:||United States of Europe (born in the United States)|
|Date of Birth:||c. 1983|
|Date of Death:||1636|
|Cause of Death:||Accidentally shot|
|Created by:||Eric Flint|
Jimmy Andersen was one of four young boys known as "the Four Musketeers" by the time-lost community of Grantville.
The Wild and Higgins families had both been gone for the day when the Ring of Fire took place. The four boys had been together to play Dungeons & Dragons. After Grantville was shunted into the past, the four found themselved effectivley orphaned.
Andersen and the other three were initially employed by Mike Stearns as couriers.
Jimmy Andersen served as the radio operator under colonel Jeff Higgins in the Hangman's regiment of the Third division of the USE army.
He was killed by a stray bullet at the beginning of the Battle of Moosburg in May 1936.