|Birth: ||Dec. 19, 1836|
|Death: ||May 17, 1863|
Capt.,Co.I/H,28th Va.Inf.Regt.;Capt.,Botetourt Light Arty.;Maj.,Chief of Arty. for Gen.Carter L.Stevenson. MWIA,Baker's Creek(Champion's Hill),Miss.
The son of John Thomas Anderson and Cassandra Shanks Anderson graduated from the University of Virginia in 1859. The day after he graduated, he married Susan W. Morris. Trained in Law, he retired from the bar after one year to be a planter. He was mortally wounded at the Battle of Baker's Creek. His body was removed from the field grave by his father and brought to Fincastle.
Fincastle Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Created by: Scott Hutchison
Record added: Oct 07, 2007
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