Mother-in-law of General George Catlett Marshall, she was the mother of Marshall's first wife, Elizabeth Carter Coles Marshall. She is buried in Marshall's gravesite in Section 7 of Arlington National Cemetery.
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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