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Federal (USV)


David Henry Bennett

(1840 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 28th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 20, he enlisted 30 April 1861 in Medina for two years and mustered as Private, Company D, 28th New York Infantry. He was promoted to Corporal in March or April 1862.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

His service from the Adjutant General.1 Details from family genealogists. His gravesite is on Findagrave.


06/21/1840; Keswick, Ontario, CANADA


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Mann Cemetery, Keswick, Ontario, Canada


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 1899, Ser. No. 21, pg. 294  [AotW citation 22449]