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Bates, Norman Francis


Age: 21, credited to Derby, VT
Unit(s): 4th IA CAV
Service: 4th IA CAV, Co. E (Medal of Honor)

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Birth: 11/06/1839, Derby, VT
Death: 10/16/1915

Burial: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, CA
Marker/Plot: Whispering Pines section
Gravestone researcher/photographer: A. J. Marik
Findagrave Memorial #: 19701


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/16/1888, DT
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


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Forest Lawn Cemetery, Glendale, CA

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This soldier was awarded the Medal of Honor

Norman Francis Bates

Rank and Organization: Sergeant, Co. E, 4th Iowa Cavalry.
Place and date: Columbus, Ga., 16 Apr 1865
Entered service at: Malcolm, IA.
Born:6 Nov 1839, Derby Center, Vermont.
Date of Issue: 17 Jul 1865.
Died: 16 Oct 1915.
Buried: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Glendale, CA
Citation: Capture of flag and bearer.

See Iowa SUVCW N.F. Bates Camp #64

NARA File Number: R&P 493702.