Charles Benn(c. 1842 - )
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 89th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 19 years. Enlisted, October 2, 1861, at Windsor, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, October 16, 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Mentioned as fighting bravely at Antietam in post-battle letter by Charles Bogardus, Co. K.
The remainder of the War:
Discharged for rupture and disability March 11, 1863, at Alexandria, VA.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1.
1 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, for the Year 1901 (Issue 31), pp. 174 - 189 [AotW citation 12426]
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