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Federal (USV)


Charles Benn

(c. 1842 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 89th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 19 years. Enlisted, October 2, 1861, at Windsor, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, October 16, 1861.

On the Campaign

Mentioned as fighting bravely at Antietam in post-battle letter by Charles Bogardus, Co. K.

The rest of the War

Discharged for rupture and disability March 11, 1863, at Alexandria, VA.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1.


c. 1842


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]