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Pvt Byron C Bennett

Pvt Byron C Bennett

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 11 Apr 1913 (aged 64)
San Diego County, California, USA
Burial San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Plot Grand Army of the Republic Section 3, Lot 81, Grave 4-A
Memorial ID 50640207 · View Source
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Byron C. Bennett
Private
Company A
Brackett's Battalion
Minnesota Cavalry
Civil War
Dakota War (Indian Wars)

San Diego Union (Ca.), Saturday, April 12, 1913, Page 3
MAN'S BODY FOUND
Byron C. Bennett, once a member of the Minnesota volunteer cavalry during the Civil war, died yesterday while in his room at the Commercial hotel at I and Seventh streets. Coroner W. S. Bell ordered the body removed to the mortuary of Hambley & Smith, where there will be an inquest today at 11 a. m.

San Diego Union (Ca.), Sunday, April 13, 1913, Page 5
BENNETT – In this city, April 11, 1913 Byron C. Bennett, brother of Charles Bennett of Chicago; a native of Pennsylvania, aged 64 years, 2 months, 9 days.
Funeral services will be announced later by Hambley & Smith, 1570 Fourth street, corner Cedar.

San Diego Union (Ca.), Sunday, April 13, 1913, Page 6
2 Deaths Caused By Heart Disease
Coroner Reports Inquests Over Mrs. Lenora Beale and Byron C. Bennett
Two inquests were held yesterday by Coroner W. S. Bell. Mrs. Lenora Beale, a housekeeper at 1567 State street, was found to have died from valvular disease of the heart. Members of the household heard her crying for help at 3 a. m. yesterday and were at her bedside when death came.
Byron C. Bennett, a civil war veteran, also was found to have died from valvular disease of the heart. His body was found in a room at the Commercial hotel Friday.

Name: Byron C Bennett
Birth Year: abt 1849
Keyed Birth Location: Pennsylvania
Birth State: Pennsylvania
Admitted Year: 1897
Age at Admission: 48
State: California
County: Los Angeles
City: Sawtelle
Branch: Pacific Branch

Name: Byron C Bennett
Age at Enlistment: 17
Enlistment Date: 8 Dec 1864
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Minnesota
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company A, Minnesota Brackett's Cavalry Battalion on 12 Aug 1864.
Mustered out on 29 Apr 1866.
Birth Date: abt 1847
Sources: Minnesota in the Civil and Indian Wars 1861-65
Minnesota Adjutant General's Report of 1866

Name: Byron C. Bennett
Side: Union
Regiment State/Origin: Minnesota
Regiment Name: Brackett's Batt'n. Minn. Cav.
Regiment Name Expanded: Brackett's Battalion, Minnesota Cavalry
Company: A
Rank In: Private
Rank In Expanded: Private
Rank Out: Private
Rank Out Expanded: Private
Film Number: M546 roll 1


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  • Created by: Military History Research
  • Added: 4 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 50640207
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Byron C Bennett (2 Feb 1849–11 Apr 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50640207, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA ; Maintained by Military History Research (contributor 46834479) .