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William F Benham
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Birth: 1839
Seneca County
Ohio, USA
Death: May 6, 1873
Tulelake
Siskiyou County
California, USA

Civil War Veteran:Enlisted in Company D, California 5th Infantry Regiment on 21
Sep 1861.Mustered out on 27 Nov 1864.Transferred to Company D, California 1st
Infantry Battalion on 27 Nov 1864.Mustered out on 15 Sep 1866 at Las Pinos, NM.
Enlisted 19 Jan 1871 as a company cook in Company E 12th Infantry.
Died 6 May 1873 in the field hospital, buried in the cemetery south of Gillem’s
Camp, and Tule Lake 
 
Inscription:
PVT 12th Inf E Co
 
Note: Note this is not the final rest for this individual. He was laid to rest here and was moved later on. In later moves individuals were no longer easily identifiable and many are in unmarked graves. I list him here so that he may be listed somewhere.
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: steven campbell
Record added: Jul 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28680755
 


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 Added: Jul. 31, 2008
 
 
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