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Franklin, Alvin B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Newfane, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: comn 1LT, Co. H, 8th VT INF, 1/17/62 (1/17/62), wdd, Raceland, 6/22/62, pr CPT, 10/27/63 (10/27/63), pr MAJ 11/24/64 (1/30/65), pr LTC 3/4/65 (3/13/65), m/o 6/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 08/17/1838, Newfane, VT
Death: 10/02/1921

Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Townshend, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Hackett

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/25/1877
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, Guber Collection off-site, VHS Collections
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: None

DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Oakwood Cemetery, Townshend, VT

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Photo

VHS - Reunion Society Collection

Photo

John Gibson Collection

BIOGRAPHY

Lieut. Col. A. B. Franklin has been a member of both branches of the legislature of Vermont, and served for several years as master of the state grange, and president of Windham County Agricultural Society.

Source: 8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History off-site page 259