Capt Benjamin Brown

Capt Benjamin Brown

Birth
Death 30 May 1920
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 16 Site 206-A
Memorial ID 14668592 · View Source
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- Pre-enlistment occupation: Farmer
- Last known address: Washington, DC
- Benjamin J. Brown died at Washington, DC
- He is buried at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA

Enlistment:
- Residing in Chesterfield, VA at time of enlistment
- 19 years of age at time of enlistment
- Enlisted on Apr 15 1861 at Amherst Court House, VA as Private

Mustering information:
- Enlisted into H Company, 19th Infantry (Virginia) on May 24 1861

Promotions:
- Promoted to 3rd Sergt (Full, Vol) on Jul 26 1861
- Promoted to 2nd Sergt (Full, Vol) on Nov 18 1861
- Promoted to 1st Sergt (Full, Vol) on Feb 13 1862
- Promoted to 2nd Lieut (Full, Vol) on Apr 28 1862
- Promoted to Capt (Full, Vol) on Jun 27 1862

Listed as:
- POW on Jul 4 1863 at Gettysburg, PA
- Wounded on Jul 4 1863 at Gettysburg, PA (Left ankle and right foot)
- Confined on Jul 6 1863 at Chester, PA Gnl Hospl
- Confined on Oct 4 1863 at Point Lookout, MD
- Confined on Oct 5 1863 at Hammond Gnl Hospl, Point Lookout, MD
- Paroled on Dec 9 1863 at Johnson's Island, OH
- Arrived on Feb 24 1865 at City Point, VA (Arrived for exchange)

He is buried with his wife Sarah P. Brown


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  • Created by: Hope
  • Added: 21 Jun 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 14668592
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Benjamin Brown (unknown–30 May 1920), Find a Grave Memorial no. 14668592, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Hope (contributor 46790939) .