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Pvt Benjamin J. Balcomb
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jan. 27, 1863

Balcomb (Balkom) (Balkum), Benjamin J (K)
Private
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 13 (18)
Enlisted 22 March 1862 at Auburn AL by J.F. Dowdell;
Listed as Private on Muster Roll of Co A dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL;
POW forwarded to Cairo (IL or MS?) from Holly Springs MS, captured at Water Valley MS on 4 Dec 1862;
Died in service 27 Jan 1863 at Alton IL Military Prison of "exposure & Debilitas" (abnormal and general loss of strength);
Claim for deceased soldier filed by James Balkcum, Father on 10 Feb 1864 
 
Burial:
Confederate Cemetery
North Alton
Madison County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Bev
Record added: Dec 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82209733
Pvt Benjamin J. Balcomb
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