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SN Frank Silva

SN Frank Silva

Birth
Portugal
Death 15 Apr 1864 (aged 21–22)
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot R11 N, 12834
Memorial ID 2598259 · View Source
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Served as coal heaver aboard the USS Chenango (I). Died as a result of scalding from boiler explosion at the Brooklyn Naval Hospital. He was originally interred at the Hospital Burying Ground, but was part of the exhumation of 1926 for reburial at Cypress Hills National Cemetery.


Inscription

FRANK SILVA
NEW YORK
SEAMAN, U.S. NAVY
APRIL 15, 1864


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2598259
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SN Frank Silva (1842–15 Apr 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2598259, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .