Wilbur, Benjamin C.
Age: 0, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 24th MA INF, 34th MA INF
Service: Co. A, 24th MA INF; Co. E & F, 34th MA INF
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Birth: 03/16/1836, Unknown
Burial: Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 95722340
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/4/1891, MA
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)
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Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
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The remains of Benjamin C. Wilbur, aged 67 years, of West Hawley, Mass., were brought here last Friday and interred in the village cemetery. He was a cousin of Edward Estes of Woodford. His wife, who survives him, was formerly Miss Fannie E. Greenslet of this village and is well known here. The deceased was a veteran of the civil war, having served in Co. A, 24th Massachusetts volunteer infantry, and was an honorable and public-spirited citizen.
Source: Bennington Banner, March 5, 1903
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.