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Pvt Benjamin D. Blackwell

Pvt Benjamin D. Blackwell

Birth
New Jersey, USA
Death 23 Jul 1864 (aged 20)
Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
Burial Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Plot Sec. 11, Lot C, Grave 61
Memorial ID 10431816 · View Source
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Benjamin was 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.


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

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  • 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 (14 Dec 1843–23 Jul 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10431816, citing Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Joseph R. Klett (contributor 47554493) .