Re: Help with Franklin Reid PLEASE
59th NY Reg [Union]: Cos A B C D E F recruited from NYC, Lewis, Jefferson & Kings Co; Co H recruited from OH; Co I recruited from NYC & OH
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Franlin REID enl 3-15-1862 Bellville OH; Co H 59th NY Inf; "mustered out" 5-10-1864 Spotsylvania Court House VA; did not survive the war.
For the Union this battle: 2,725 KIA; 13,416 wounded; 2,258 MIA
Unless he was returned home, this is probably where he is buried.He is not listed on the CW Burial Roster for Spotsylvaniahttp://www.nps.gov/frsp/natcem.htmhttp://www.nps.gov/frsp/natcem.htm
This is an accounting of the battle from May 8-18-1864, Spotsylvania.