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Pvt Benjamin J. Garner
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Birth: unknown
Northampton County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 11, 1865
Fort Rice
Morton County
North Dakota, USA

Garner, Benjamin, b. ca. 1842, Northampton, NC. Enlisted 5/1862 in Co. E, 56th North Carolina Infantry, CSA. Conflicting information as to the location of his being captured. Some cards show that he was captured in "Gunswamp, North Carolina" while others state that he was captured at or near Fort Darling, Va., 5/13/1864. Sent to Pt. Lookout, Maryland. Took oath of allegiance and enlisted in Co. H, 1st United States Volunteer Infantry ("Galvanized Yankees"). D. 3/11/1865 (scurvy). Remains removed from Ft. Rice Cemetery and reburied in this cemetery, 3/6/1905. 
 
Burial:
Custer National Cemetery
Crow Agency
Big Horn County
Montana, USA
Plot: A 260
 
Created by: Cenantua
Record added: Feb 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48157525
Pvt Benjamin J. Garner
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