Thomas J. Benton(? - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th North Carolina Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company F on 16 May 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Died of wounds on 18 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Wilson1, who lists him as J. Benton, killed. Service data from the Roster2: Company F transcribed and posted on NCGenWeb by Robert E. Stokley.
|Place of Birth: Perquimans County, NC |
Death Date: 09/18/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD
1 Wilson, William P., Adjutant, Casualty list of the 27th N.C.S.T. at Sharpsburg, North Carolina Standard, 1862-10-15 [AotW citation 9916]
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