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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
Burial: Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, GA
Gravestone photographer: Kevin Frye, Andersonville Historian
Findagrave Memorial #: 51143923
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Loretta E., 7/19/1865; minor, 4/7/1871
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)
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.
3rd Great Grandfather of Laura Hauser Melton, Yreka, CA
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3rd Great Grandfather of Marjorie Smith Williams, Baldwin, MI
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Andersonville National Cemetery, GA
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