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Benjamin Woodhall, Civil War Soldier

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Title

Benjamin Woodhall, Civil War Soldier

Subject

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Description

Benjamin Woodhall
Born in Harper’s Ferry, Va._Son of Peter Woodhall_By occupation a Gun-Smith_Single_At the age of 21 years, on 27 Dec’r 1864, enlisted for one years in the 13th Massachusetts Independent Battery_Mustered in on service date.
He joined his Battery at New Orleans, La., on March 2, 1865. States that he participated in some skirmishes with guerillas in the vicinity of New Orleans_He was on duty in that city till his discharge.
Discharged July 28, 1865, at {Galloupis} Island, Boston Harbor.

Source

Soldier's Record, Town of Chicopee

Date

ca. 1861-1865

Rights

Public Domain

Type

Text

Identifier

SR-401.0

Coverage

Chicopee (Mass.)

Files

SR-401.0.jpg

Citation

“Benjamin Woodhall, Civil War Soldier,” Chicopee Archives Online, accessed October 1, 2016, http://www.chicopeepubliclibrary.org/archives/items/show/2477.