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Dyer, Frank

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 39, credited to Guilford, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 12/22/63, m/i 12/26/63, Pvt, Co. H, 1st VT CAV, wdd, 6/15/64, m/o 6/21/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1818, Montreal, Canada East
Death: 04/20/1909

Burial: Mount Carmel Cemetery, Ware, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: Baron, France
Pension?: Yes, 7/13/1865
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: Family also used the name Baron.

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Mount Carmel Cemetery, Ware, MA

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Frank Dyer

Boston Daily Globe

FRANK DYER PASSES AWAY - Ware Man Fought During Civil War in Vermont Regiment

Ware, April 19 - Frank Dyer died at his home at North and Pleasant sts., at noon today from the effects of a shock. Mr. Dyer was born in Montreal in 1818. When a young man he moved to Brattleboro, Vt., where in 1863 he enlisted in Co. H, 1st Vermont cavalry where he was mustered out after two years of honorable service, in 1865. He was severely wounded at the battle of Fair Oaks, Va. After the war he made his home at Brattleboro until 1872, when he came to Ware and had been a resident of this town ever since. He is survived by four sons and four daughters.

Contributed by Erik Hinckley.

Funeral

April 23, 1909, Springfield Republican (Springfield, MA) Issue 24 Page 13

The funeral of Frank Dyer, 91, a veteran of the civil war, was held at Mount Carmel church yesterday morning at 8. Rev. J. T. Sheehan celebrated requiem high mass and the music was by the full choir. The bearers were Amable Gareau, E. E. Richardson, Watson Brown, Flavien Poirier, Nazaire Gagnon and Napolean Parenteau, the first three being veterans. A flag shrouded the coffin and the burial was with military honors.

Contributed by Bill Cote.