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Benjamin Wheeler, Civil War Soldier

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Benjamin Wheeler
Born in {Uxbridge}, Mass._Son of {???} Wheeler_By occupation a Polisher_Married_At the age of 25, on Sept. 11th, 1862, enlisted for 9 months in the 46th Reg. Massachusetts Inf. Vol’s, Company “D”. Rank Private with no subsequent changes.
Took part with his Regiment in the fight at Kinston + Goldsboro, N.C., March 14, 1863, was taken ill with inflammation rheumatism, and confined in Reg. Hospital for 10 days.
Discharged 31 March, 1863, on Surgeon’s Certificate of Disability.


ca. 1861-1865


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