Robert Audley Anderson was born 22 June 1890 in Silver Colva, Sullivan County, Tennessee.
He was employed as a farm worker in Liberty, Indiana at the time of his enlistment
He died on 7 October 1918 at Camp Sherman, Ohio of broncho pneumonia.
Son of Joseph Audley Anderson and Elizabeth Jane (Smith) Anderson. Brother of Allie Fields Anderson, Ola Dell Dellie Anderson, Margaret Virginia (Anderson) Taylor, and Rhea Anderson.