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Benjamin White


Birth: 8 Dec 1838


Death: 31 Dec 1910


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Served in Company D, 21st Inf., Mississippi as Pvt


Unit Details:
21st Infantry Regiment was organized in October, 1861, using the 1st (Brandon's) Mississippi Infantry Battalion as its nucleus. It was mustered into Confederate service at Manassas, Virginia. The men were from the counties of Warren, Hinds, Claiborne, Lafayette, Tallahatchie, Madison, Holmes, and Union. In April, 1862, its force was 684 men, and during the war it served under the command of Generals Griffith, Barksdale, and Humphreys. The 21st participated in the campaigns of the army from the Seven Days' Battles to Gettysburg, then moved to Longstreet to fight at Chickamauga and Knoxville. After returning to Virginia it was involved in the Battles of The Wilderness, Spotsylvania, and Cold Harbor, Early's Shenandoah Valley operations, and the Appomattox Campaign. It lost 32 killed and 119 wounded during the Seven Days' Battles, had 3 killed and 56 wounded of the 200 engaged at Sharpsburg, and had 11 wounded at Fredericksburg. Its casualties at Chancellorsville were 3 killed and 25 wounded and twenty-four percent of the 424 at Gettysburg were disabled. Many were captured at Sayler's Creek, and only 4 officers and 44 men surrendered. Its field officers were Colonels William L. Brandon, Benjamin G. Humphreys, and Daniel N. Moody; Lieutenant Colonels William H. Fitzgerald and John Sims; and Major John G. Taylor.






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1837 - 12 Sep 1911
Pishill Parish Church Cemetery
Pishill, South Oxfordshire District, Oxfordshire, England

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17 Nov 1841 - 6 Dec 1909
Farmington Cemetery
Barton, Belmont County, Ohio

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1840 - 13 Aug 1909
Angelus Rosedale Cemetery
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California

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1837 - 19 Sep 1911
Dayton National Cemetery
Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio

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15 Mar 1841 - 6 Nov 1911
Meadows Cemetery
Walnut Shade, Taney County, Missouri

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1843 - 2 Jul 1910
Saint Peters Catholic Cemetery
Westernport, Allegany County, Maryland

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23 Sep 1842 - 19 Dec 1909
Mountain View Cemetery
Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado

Benjamin Whiteley
1839 - 1911
Lawnswood Cemetery and Crematorium
Adel, Metropolitan Borough of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England

Benjamin Evelyn Whitehead
1840 - 9 Aug 1910
Waverley Cemetery
Bronte, Waverley Council, New South Wales, Australia

Profile photo:  Benjamin Foxall WhitehouseBenjamin Foxall Whitehouse
Jun 1841 - Aug 1911
Epsom Cemetery
Epsom, Epsom and Ewell Borough, Surrey, England

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