Frank M. Whitman

Frank M. Whitman

Woodstock, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Death 9 Jul 1918 (aged 79)
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Lot 150
Memorial ID 8154859 · View Source
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Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant in the Union Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor as a Private in Company G, 35th Massachusetts Infantry for action on September 17, 1862 at Antietam, Maryland. His citation reads "Was among the last to leave the field at Antietam and was instrumental in saving the lives of several of his comrades at the imminent risk of his own. At Spotsylvania was foremost in line in the assault, where he lost a leg."

Bio by: Don Morfe

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  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 4 Dec 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frank M. Whitman (30 Sep 1838–9 Jul 1918), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8154859, citing Riverview Cemetery, Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .