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Pvt Daniel Franklin Crane
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1840
Bradford
Orange County
Vermont, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1897
Lamoni
Decatur County
Iowa, USA

Company G
2nd Wisconsin Infantry
"IRON BRIGADE"

Re-enlisted:

Company B
10th Minnesota Infantry

He was wounded and became a POW at the battle of 1st Bull Run in 1861. After his release, he was discharged and re-enlisted once again. The 2nd Wisconsin roster states that he died in 1862 in Madison, Wisconsin which is incorrect.



BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

DEATH: Iowa Union Soldier Burial Records Name: Daniel F CRANE; Rank: Private; Unit: MN 2 Inf G [seems to be a merging of service record with Co 'B' 10th Minnesota Infantry & Co 'G' 2nd Wisconsin Inf shown CW Pension Index]

Birth Date: 1840; Death Date: 12 Oct 1897

Cemetery: Rose Hill;

Cemetery Location: Lamoni Decatur Iowa

Notes: Row 17; wife Clarissa Given:3647

OBITUARY: Appeared in Lake Crystal newspaper on October 13, 1897.

Attorney Reed of this place received a telegram Tuesday morning announcing the death of D. F. Crane, at his home in Lamoni, Iowa, that morning. At one time Mr. Crane was a resident of this place. He was postmaster for a number of years and was an old soldier. Mr. Crane was an honorable, upright citizen and had the respect of his fellow townsmen.
He leaves a wife, child and several relatives.

BURIAL:

Actual burial inscription cites Co. 'B', 10th Minnesota Infantry, and Co. 'I', 2nd Wisconsin Infantry and husband of Clara according to Iowa Cemetery
AND Rose Hill Cemetery

Surnames C DECEASED
PLOT GRAVE CREM BIRTH DEATH
Crane, Daniel F. 420 1
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Clarissa Keech Boyer (1864 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Lamoni
Decatur County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Plot 420 Grv 1
 
Maintained by: Brett Wilson
Originally Created by: WMVAN
Record added: Aug 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95067588
Pvt Daniel Franklin Crane
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 Added: Jan. 23, 2015
 
 
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