|Death: ||Sep. 30, 1862|
Private, 15th Virginia Inf., Co. E.
The son of John B. and Jane M. (Terell) Francis enlisted 18 July 1861 at Camp Adams. Wounded at the battle of Antietam, he died at the Elias Groves Farm, was buried on the field, and moved to Washington Cemetery in 1866. (thank you George Seitz)
Monument pictured at right is the Civil War monument at the Hanover County Courthouse, Hanover Courthouse, Va. Eli Francis' name is among those listed.
Washington Confederate Cemetery
Maintained by: CHS
Originally Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Apr 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26443367