Pvt Benjamin D. Blackwell

Photo added by BIRDMAN

Pvt Benjamin D. Blackwell

  • Birth 1843 New Jersey, USA
  • Death 23 Jun 1864 Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
  • Burial Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA
  • Plot Sec. 11, Lot C, Grave 61
  • Memorial ID 10431816

Benjamin was born about 1843, the son of James S. Blackwell and Elizabeth H. Drake. He enlisted on 15 Aug. 1862 as a private in Company I, 14th Regiment, New Jersey Volunteer Infantry. He was mustered in on 26 Aug. for a 3-year term. He was wounded at the Battle of Monocacy, MD, 9 July 1864 and died at the U.S. Army General Hospital in Frederick City, MD on 23 July.


Family Members

Gravesite Details Heartfelt thanks to Bev for creating this memorial and Dan Silva for the gravestone image.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: Joseph R. Klett
  • Originally Created by: Bev
  • Added: 5 Feb 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10431816
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Benjamin D. Blackwell (1843–23 Jun 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10431816, citing Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Joseph R. Klett (contributor 47554493) .