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Confederate (CSV)

Lieutenant

Nathan E. Benton

(? - 1862)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was commissioned Junior Second Lieutenant, Company K, 16th Georgia Infantry on 25 July 1861 and elected First Lieutenant on the 28th.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1.

Birth

Date not known

Death

09/14/1862 Crampton's Gap, MD

Notes

1   Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /georgia/infantry/16th_inf_regt.html  [AotW citation 12250]