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Confederate (CSV)


Benjamin F. Gilmer

(? - 1862)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Company G, 16th Georgia Infantry on 20 July 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.

The rest of the War

Died of wounds, in Burkittsville, MD hospital, 4 October 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1.


Date not known


10/04/1862 Burkittsville, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD


1   Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <>, Source page: /georgia/infantry/16th_inf_regt.html  [AotW citation 12233]