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Smith, Benjamin M.

MILITARY SERVICE

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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VITALS

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

Burial: Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, GA
Marker/Plot: 8516
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 18687636

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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

3rd Great Grandfather of Laura Hauser Melton, Yreka, CA

3rd Great Grandfather of Julia Walker Ritterbush, -

3rd Great Grandfather of Marjorie Smith Williams, Baldwin, MI

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BURIAL:

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Andersonville National Cemetery, GA

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