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Francis Snow Hesseltine
Birth: Dec. 10, 1833
Bangor
Penobscot County
Maine, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 1916
Newton
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Lieutenant Colonel in the Union Army in the 13th Maine Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on Decemeber 30, 1863. His citation reads "In command of a detachment of 100 men, conducted a reconnaissance for two days, baffling and beating back an attacking force of more than 1000 Confederate cavalry, and regained his transport without loss." (bio by: Don Morfe) 
 
Burial:
Wyoming Cemetery
Melrose
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Spruce and Wilken Avenues, Lot 617
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Don Morfe
Record added: Dec 09, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8168080
Francis Snow Hesseltine
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Francis Snow Hesseltine
Added by: Don Morfe
 
Francis Snow Hesseltine
Added by: Don Morfe
 
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Many thanks for you honorable service in our military during the war that saved our nation. Your heroism and integrity will continue to live on in those who serve today.
- John Haseltine
 Added: Jun. 26, 2016
Thank you for your service to our country during our American Civil War. Rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Feb. 17, 2016
RIP
- John Haseltine
 Added: Dec. 21, 2015
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