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Gainley, Frank S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 39, credited to Swanton, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 7/12/62, dsrtd before m/i, arrested, then m/i 10/26/63, Pvt, Co. F, 10th VT INF, m/o 6/29/65; desertion charges where dropped.

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VITALS

Birth: 07/12/1820, Saint-Cesaire, Canada East
Death: 08/31/1912

Burial: Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 86215417

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/3/1884, MA
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: His birth name was Francois Gagne, which he changed to Franklin Gainley when he was naturalized in 1858. Pension shows service in both 10th and 5th.

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Grandfather of Merit Gainley, Austin, TX

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BURIAL:

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Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn, MA

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