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Francis Creighton
Second Lieutenant, United States Army
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Francis Creighton of Pennsylvania
United States Army
Served as Private, Troop D, 6th U. S. Cavalry, 26 January 1882 to 27 January 1887
Private and Sergeant, Signal Corps, 27 Septembr 1887 to 30 June 1898
Second Lieutenant, Signal Corps, United States Volunteers, 20 May 1898
Died 24 October 1898 as a result of wounds received in the war.

Buried with full military honors in Section 1 of Arlington National Cemetery.

NOTE: See Burial of Spanish-American War Casualties For More Information

Posted: 5 May 2003 Updated: 13 November 2005
Purple Heart Medal