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Piper, Franklin Henry
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 17, credited to Middlebury, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 12/31/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. C, 7th VT INF, reen 2/15/64, m/o 5/24/65

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VITALS
Birth: 06/16/1845, Potsdam, NY
Death: 03/17/1916

Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Middlebury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Alison Ignatowicz
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Alison Ignatowicz, Moyock, NC

3rd Great Grandfather of Barry C. Whitney Jr., Brandon, VT

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BURIAL:
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Tombstone

Prospect Cemetery, Middlebury, VT

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and other veterans who may be buried there.



Photograph

Photograph

Photograph

(Courtesy of Alison Ignatowicz)

Obituary

St. Albans Daily Messenger
March 23, 1916

Frank H. Piper, aged 74 years, of Middlebury, who died at the Mary Fletcher hospital, Burlington, was taken there several weeks ago suffering from blood poisoning in his left leg. The leg was amputated in the hope of saving his life. Mr. Piper was a Civil War veteran, having enlisted when but 15 years old in Company C, 7th Vt. Vols., and serving through the entire war.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau