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Austin, Francis


Age: 20, credited to Weybridge, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/11/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. B, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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Birth: 04/10/1839, Shoreham, VT
Death: 05/20/1905

Burial: Lake View Cemetery, Shoreham, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 47208089


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/28/1877; widow Emma, 7/1/1905, VT
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: CMSR/Pension

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Lake View Cemetery, Shoreham, VT

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Frank Austin died on Friday after a long illness. The funeral was held Monday afternoon from the church, Mr. Carlson officiating.

Source: Orwell Citizen, May 25, 1905.


The funeral of Frank Austin was held Monday in the Lake View cemetery.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, May 31, 1905.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.