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Anderson, Robert,

1805–71, American army officer, defender of Fort SumterFort Sumter,
fortification, built 1829–60, on a shoal at the entrance to the harbor of Charleston, S.C., and named for Gen. Thomas Sumter; scene of the opening engagement of the Civil War. Upon passing the Ordinance of Secession (Dec.
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, b. near Louisville, Ky., grad. West Point, 1825. He fought in the Black Hawk, Seminole, and Mexican wars and was promoted to major in 1857. In Nov., 1860, he took command of the U.S. force in the harbor of Charleston, S.C., where he distinguished himself in the Fort Sumter controversy. Anderson, made a brigadier general in the regular army (May, 1861), commanded the Dept. of Kentucky (June–Oct.). He retired from active service in Oct., 1863. In Feb., 1865, he was brevetted major general for his gallant service in the defense of Fort Sumter.

Anderson, Robert

(1805–71) soldier; born near Louisville, Ky. A West Point graduate (1825) he served in the Mexican War. As an artillery officer, he commanded the Federal garrison at Fort Sumter, S.C., surrendering there on April 13, 1861, after a 34-hour bombardment that signaled the opening of the Civil War. He spent most of the rest of the war keeping Kentucky in the Union until disabilities forced his retirement in 1863. In April 1865 he returned to Fort Sumter for the raising of the original flag.

Anderson, Robert (Woodruff)

(1917–  ) playwright; born in New York City. Best known for Tea and Sympathy (1953), the story of a schoolboy accused of homosexuality, his later plays include You Know I Can't Hear You When the Water's Running (1967).
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Henderson's win completed a memorable opening weekend for Scotland with Gary Anderson, Robert Thornton and Peter Wright all winning.
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But they captured silvers thanks to thrower Stephen Miller and swimmers Jim Anderson, Robert Welbourn and Fran Williamson.
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Players in or re-signed: James Fisher, Keith Knox, Richard Walker, Derek Anderson, Robert Raeside, Stephen Donnachie (loan), Harry Curran, Gareth Hutchison, Ross Elliot, Scott Manderson, Kevin Mitchell, James Stevenson, Edward Wallace, Scott Sinclair, James Adamson.
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