Marion T. Anderson
Captain, United States Army
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Born at Decauter County, Indiana, November 13, 1839, he received the Medal of Honor while serving in the Civil War with Company B, 51st Indiana Volunteer Infantry at Nashville, Tennessee, on December 16, 1864.

He died on February 7, 1904 and was buried in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery. His wife, Emma A. V. Ogden Anderson (1848-1901) is buried with him.


ANDERSON, MARION T. 

Rank and organization: Captain, Company D, 51st Indiana Infantry. Place and date: At Nashville, Tennessee, 16 December 1864. Entered service at: Kokomo, Indiana. Birth: Decatur County, Indiana. Date of issue: 1 September 1893. 

Citation: Led his regiment over 5 lines of the enemy's works, where he fell, severely wounded.

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Marion T. Anderson Gravesite - PHOTO
Photo courtesy of Raymond L. Collins

ANDERSON, MARION T
CAPT 51 IND INF CIV WAR
DATE OF DEATH: 02/07/1904
BURIED AT: SECTION 1  SITE LOT 512  
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

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MT Anderson Gravesite PHOTO October 2007
Photo By: M. R. Pattterson, October 2007