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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 #: 40839264

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/6/1882, VT, date/place of death
Portrait?: Alison Ignatowicz
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

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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Courtesy of Alison Ignatowicz

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Frank H. Piper

St. Albans Daily Messenger
March 23, 1916

Frank H. Piper, aged 74 years, of Middlebury, who died a t 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