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 Marcus W. Robertson

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Marcus W. Robertson

Birth
Flintville, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 24 May 1948 (aged 78)
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Burial Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon, USA
Plot Section 1, Lot 99
Memorial ID 8041015 View Source
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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



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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 29 Oct 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8041015
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/8041015/marcus-w.-robertson : accessed ), memorial page for Marcus W. Robertson (12 Feb 1870–24 May 1948), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8041015, citing Pine Grove Cemetery, Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .