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Franklin E. Bates
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1826
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 7, 1864
Sumter County
Georgia, USA

Company F, 11th Regiment, Virgina Infantry.

Franklin enlisted on 5 Aug 1862 at Spencer, Roane County, Virginia. He mustered in on 10 Feb 1863 at Ravenswood, Virginia. He was assigned to Company F, 11th West Virginia Infantry, USA. He was classified as a prisoner on 8 Sep 1863 at Sutton, Virginia and 13 Oct 1863 at Bulltown, West Virginia. He was captured at Bulltown and taken to Libby Prison in Richmond, Virginia and then sent to Andersonville Prison in Georgia where he died on 7 Jun 1864.

s/o William G. & Catherine Crist Bates

Married Elizabeth Kesler 25 JAN 1849 in Fayette County, Virginia
Family links: 
  Eliza Catherine Bates Wyatt (1856 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
Andersonville National Cemetery
Andersonville National Historic Site
Macon County
Georgia, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Sep 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42133776
Franklin E. Bates
Added by: Brenda Arnett Darbyshire
Franklin E. Bates
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- In memory
 Added: Jan. 16, 2011
He fought for his Nation.
- Linda Davis
 Added: Nov. 20, 2010

- Elizabeth Olmstead
 Added: Sep. 19, 2009

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