Taylor, Franklin J.
Age: 18, credited to Newfane, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 3/26/64, m/i 4/12/64, Pvt, Co. E, 17th VT INF, wdd, Petersburg, 4/2/65, Petersburg, dis/wds, 11/4/65
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Birth: 05/23/1845, Worcester, VT
Burial: Worcester Village Cemetery, Worcester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 80481504
Alias?: None noted
Portrait?: 13th VT INF, off-site
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: Sloan Hospital Case Studies, 13th Vt. History off-site
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Village Cemetery, Worcester, VT
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Sloan Hospital Case History
Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger
Death of Civil War Veteran
Frank J. Taylor, lifelong resident of Worcester, died last night at the home of his son, Clinton W. Taylor, of 125 Barre st., Montpelier, in the eighty-third year of his age.
Mr. Taylor, enlisted in the 13th Vermont Volunteer Infantry early in the Civil war and on his discharge immediately re-enlisted in Co. E, 17th Vermont Infantry, serving until the close of the war. At the battle of Petersburg in 1865, his leg was shattered by grape-shot and he was in a hospital for many weeks, suffering two amputations.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.
13th Vermont Regimental History