Blake, Benjamin M.
Age: 44, credited to Fairfax, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, 9th VT INF
Service: enl 9/26/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. I, 6th VT INF, m/o 1/8/62; enl 5/29/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. A, 9th VT INF, m/o 10/17/62
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Birth: 03/22/1814, Enosburgh, vT
Burial: West Topsham Cemetery, Topsham, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/2/1863
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)
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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West Topsham Cemetery, Topsham, VT
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