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Ware, Benjamin Merrill

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Chester, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 6th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. E, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 9/26/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. E, 6th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, kia, Cold Harbor, 6/3/64

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VITALS

Birth: 09/04/1842, Chester, VT
Death: 06/03/1864

Burial: Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 111817142

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

DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Cenotaph at Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT

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Obituary

SIXTH REGIMENT Killed Co. E. - Corp. Benjamin M. Ware, Chester

Source: Argus and Patriot, June 30, 1864.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.