|Birth: ||Aug. 17, 1878|
|Death: ||Jan. 21, 1949|
SPANISH AMERICAN WAR VETERAN
Robert P. Anderson was the son of David McKinley and Caroline (Smith) Anderson. He was born August 17, 1878 in Butler, Pennsylvania.
Enlisted April 27, 1898; served in Company "F", 16th Pennsylvania Vol. Infantry; Discharged with rank of Corporal.
He married Margaret L. on July 8, 1900 in Jameston, New York. The couple had a son, Robert. He came to Washington State in August 1906; residing at Youngstown until Spring of 1907; Spokane until 1911; then Chewelah until 1918; Aberdeen 1929, back to Chewelah to 1938- Shelton 1938.
He died at age 76 at Retsil's Veterans Home and is buried in the cemetery there.
Margaret L. Porter Anderson (1879 - 1961)
16 PA INF
SP AM WAR
Washington Veterans Home Cemetery
Plot: Section 41, lot 12
Maintained by: Denine Broyles
Originally Created by: Margie & Bob
Record added: Apr 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35990551