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Marcus W. Robertson
Birth: Feb. 12, 1870
Flintville
Brown County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: May 24, 1948
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

Philippine Insurrection Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. Served as a Private in Company B, 2nd Oregon Volunteer Infantry. Near San Isidro, Philippine Islands, May 16, 1899, he with 21 other scouts charged across a burning bridge, under heavy fire, and completely routed 600 of the enemy who were entrenched in a strongly fortified position. His citation was issued on April 28, 1906.  (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Henry Robertson (1842 - 1927)
  Nancy Ann Keyes Robertson (1840 - 1924)
 
 Siblings:
  Unknown Robertson (____ - 1869)*
  Marcus W. Robertson (1870 - 1948)
  Robert Earl Robertson (1872 - 1963)*
  Francis Byron Robertson (1879 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Grove Cemetery
Hood River
Hood River County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Section 1, Lot 99
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Oct 29, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8041015
Marcus W. Robertson
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Marcus W. Robertson
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- Spanish American War
 Added: Apr. 24, 2015
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