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Benjamin Wheeler, Civil War Soldier

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Title

Benjamin Wheeler, Civil War Soldier

Subject

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

Description

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.

Source

Soldier's Record, Town of Chicopee

Date

ca. 1861-1865

Rights

Public Domain

Type

Text

Identifier

SR-367.0

Coverage

Chicopee (Mass.)

Files

SR-367.0.jpg

Citation

“Benjamin Wheeler, Civil War Soldier,” Chicopee Archives Online, accessed December 7, 2016, http://www.chicopeepubliclibrary.org/archives/items/show/2506.