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Federal (USV)


Benjamin Burton

(1843 - 1862)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Ellenboro, he enlisted in Company H, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 29 August 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1. Details from family genealogists.


1843; Medina, OH




1   State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pp. 565 - 566  [AotW citation 10637]