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Benson, George S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Orwell, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/23/62, m/i 7/9/62, PVT, Co. C, 9th VT INF, pr CPL, pr SGT 2/1/65, m/o 6/23/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1844, Orwell, VT
Death: 06/06/1921

Burial: Togus National Cemetery, Togus, ME
Marker/Plot: F/3732
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 103658839

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: ME, VA
(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.


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Togus National Cemetery, ME

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