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Thomas, Frank J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Burke, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 12/15/61, Pvt, Co. E, 3rd VT INF, kia, Lee's Mill, 4/16/62

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1843, Ryegate, VT
Death: 04/16/1862

Burial: Yorktown National Cemetery, Yorktown, VA
Marker/Plot: 598
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 11786676

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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Yorktown National Cemetery, VA

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Frank J. Thomas

THE CALEDONIAN: MAY 16, 1862

Killed in the skirmish at Warwick Creek, April 16th, Frank J. Thomas, only son of Mrs. Sarah Aldrich pf Burke, aged 16 years and 8 months. He was a member of Co. E., 3rd Vt. Regt, and a brave soldier, and fell at his post being foremost in his ranks. Thou are gone dear Brother, forever farewell. Bright angels have called thee home; Thy spirit, to pure in the cold world to dwell; Unfettered in Heaven shall roam.

Courtesy of Deanna French.