Warner, Frank R.
Age: 22, credited to Newfane, VT
Unit(s): USN, 8th VT INF
Service: enl 1860, USN, dis/dsb 1862, Vessels: Minnesota; enl 1/13/62, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. I, 8th VT INF, reen 2/18/64, pr Sgt, pr 1Sgt 3/18/64, com 2LT 2/20/64 (3/25/64), pr 1LT, 4/18/65 (4/26/65), m/o 6/28/65
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Birth: 1840, Newfane, VT
Burial: Silver Lake Cemetery, Athol, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 139496517
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/28/1867
Portrait?: VHS Collections
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Silver Lake Cemetery, Athol, MA
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Frank R. Warner
Springfield Weekly Republican
Springfield, Mass., THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23, 1930
F. R. WARNER, 91, DIES;
FOUGHT IN CIVIL WAR
Vermont Native Served in Both Navy and Army and Rose to Be Lieutenant
Athol, Oct. 17 - Frank R. Warner, 91, Civil war veteran., died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Frank Whitney of 60 Cottage street, yesterday afternoon after a long illness. Mr. Warner was a native of Newfane, Vt., and had lived here more than 30 years.
He enlisted on the navy in 1860 and served on the Minnesota. He was discharged in 1861 because of illness and reenlisted in 1862 at Newfane, Vt. He was married the day after his second enlistment to the late Mary Moore Warner and in 1923 they observed their 61st wedding anniversary.
Mr. Warner served ½ years in the army and retired on June 28, 1865, as a first lieutenant.
For about 15 years Mr. Warner lived at Brattleboro, Vt., and was employed at the Estey Organ Company.
The funeral was held this afternoon at the home of his daughter.
Burial was in Silver Lake cemetery. Rev. G. B. Vanhuskirk of Orange officiated.
Courtesy of Bob Hackett.
8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History