Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Hardaways in:
 • Arlington National Cemetery
 • Arlington
 • Arlington County
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Benjamin Franklin Hardaway
Birth: Jul. 17, 1865
Death: Jul. 9, 1955

Spanish-American War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served in United States Army during the War with Spain as a 1st Lieutenant in 17th United States Infantry. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at El Caney, Cuba, on July 1, 1898. His citation reads " "Gallantly assisted in the rescue of the wounded from in front of the lines and while under heavy fire of the enemy." His Medal was awarded to him on June 21, 1899. He remained in the Army after the conflict,a nd rose to the rank of Colonel. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 2, Lot 1044-1
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Bill Heneage
Record added: Oct 22, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6870006
Benjamin Franklin Hardaway
Added by: Dennis Alan Deel
 
Benjamin Franklin Hardaway
Added by: Bill Heneage
 
Benjamin Franklin Hardaway
Added by: Bill Heneage
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Robert Saulino, Sr.
 Added: Jul. 17, 2014

- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Jul. 9, 2014

- James Snow
 Added: Jul. 9, 2014
There are 42 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.2 after 24 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service