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Ward, Franklin I.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to New Haven, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 6/18/62, m/i 7/9/62, 3SGT, Co. C, 9th VT INF, pr 1SGT 7/11/63, tr to VRC 3/8/64, red 3/19/64, m/o 7/9/65 (pension - mal. pois. & res. dis. bows, l & k)

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VITALS

Birth: 02/21/1841, New Haven, VT
Death: 11/05/1910

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: 277
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 45021558

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/21/1879
Portrait?: Unknown
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Obituary for Franklin I. WardObituary for Franklin I. Ward Tue, Nov 8, 1910 – Page 9 · The Burlington Free Press (Burlington, Vermont) · Newspapers.com