|Birth: ||Jul. 20, 1826|
|Death: ||Jun. 7, 1864|
Andersonville (Sumter County)
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
Eliza Catherine Bates Wyatt (1856 - 1928)*
Andersonville National Cemetery
Andersonville National Historic Site
Created by: Elizabeth
Record added: Sep 19, 2009
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