World War II
|Unit||28th Infantry Regiment, 8th Infantry Division|
|Rank||Private U.S. Army|
|Entered Service From||Missouri|
|Date of Death||December 20 1945|
Tablets of the Missing
Bronze Star, Purple Heart
Initially listed as missing in action, Private Cansler's remains have been recovered and identified. His name is permanently inscribed on the Tablets of the Missing at the Netherlands American Cemetery.