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Sgt George H Bennett

Sgt George H Bennett

Birth
West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 30 Jan 1865 (aged 21–22)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot , 2240
Memorial ID 2585171 · View Source
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Sergt. George H. Bennett, a farmer from West Chester, Pa. enlisted at the age of 18 on September 23, 1861 in Company H, 97th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was wounded during the assault on Fort Fisher, North Carolina on January 15, 1865. He was taken to the U.S. hospital at Ft. Schuyler, New York where he died on January 30, 1865 and was buried in the Cypress Hills Cemetery, Long Island.

From " the History of the 97th Pennsylvania Infantry" by ISAIAH PRICE.


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  • Maintained by: Billy Walker
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2585171
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt George H Bennett (1843–30 Jan 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2585171, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Billy Walker (contributor 31535270) .