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Benson, Rodney L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Chester, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 8/13/64, m/i 8/13/64, Pvt, Co. D, 9th VT INF, d/dis 10/28/64

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1846, Mount Holly, VT
Death: 10/28/1864

Burial: Hampton National Cemetery, Hampton, VA
Marker/Plot: E-H/1311???
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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 blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


DESCENDANTS

Ancestor of Duane Wolfe, Alexandria, MN

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BURIAL:

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Hampton National Cemetery, VA

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