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Smith, Benjamin M.


Age: 34, credited to Lowell, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 12/15/63, m/i 12/30/63, Pvt, Co. H, 9th VT INF, pow, Newport Barracks, 2/2/64, Andersonville, d/prison 9/12/64

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Birth: 1827, Enosburgh, VT
Death: 09/12/1864

Burial: Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, GA
Marker/Plot: H/8516
Gravestone photographer: Kevin Frye, Andersonville Historian
Findagrave Memorial #: 51143923


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Loretta E., 7/19/1865; minor, 4/7/1871
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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