ALEXANDRIA, VA, U.S.A.
U.S. NAVY RESERVE (RETIRED)
07/10/2014, ALEXANDRIA, VA, U.S.A.
Captain Marshall A. Hanson was born in Darby, PA, on September 11, 1950. He was raised in Glen Rock, NJ and Seattle, WA. He was a 1972 graduate of the University of Washington and was commissioned through NROTC. He earned an MBA from the University of Washington in 1978, and is a 1990 graduate with distinction of the Naval War College.
CPT Hanson was commissioned in 1972. He served three years on active duty and 27 years in the Naval Reserve retiring in August, 2002. Upon retirement, CPT Hanson was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal.
Marshall was National Director of Legislation and Military Policy for the Reserve Officers Association of the United States.
Captain Marshall Hanson, U.S. Navy Reserve (Retired) died suddenly of natural causes on July 10 at his home in Alexandria, VA. He was 63. Marshall was National Director of Legislation and Military Policy for the Reserve Officers Association of the United States.
He is survived by his wife, Deborah and their two daughters, Loren Louise and Sydney Emilia. his sister, Terrianne Warner, Cimarron, CO and his parents, Mavis and Sid Hanson, Grand Junction, CO.
Marshall Hanson will be remembered for his tireless work on behalf of America’s Reservists; his thoughtful demeanor and honor-bound approach to life endeared him to all who had the pleasure of working with him. He will be missed by all.