(c. 1740 - 1793)Distinguished Jewish officer and aide-de-camp to Gen. Benedict Arnold during the Revolutionary War. Thought to be complicit in Arnold's treason, Maj. Franks was later exonerated. A yellow fever victim, he was buried at Christ Church by a Christian neighbor.
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|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 9:10pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 487323 N 4422490|
|Decimal Degrees||39.95245000, -75.14840000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 57.147', W 75° 8.904'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 57' 8.82" N, 75° 8' 54.24" W|
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|Area Code(s)||267, 484, 215, 610|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 173-199 N Independence Mall E, Philadelphia PA 19106, US|
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