Madison County

GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC

VETERAN RECORD TRANSCRIPTION

Data added by transcriber in blue font

Veteran's Name: Blosser, Benjamin S

Father: 
Residence:  Father's nativity: 
Occupation:  Mother: 
Date of birth:  Mother's nativity: 
Place of birth:  Wife:  
Date of death:  2nd wife: 
Place of death:  3rd wife: 
Place of burial:   
Cause of death: 

Children

  

War record
  Rank: Lieutenant Company: H Regiment: 9th
  State: Iowa Organization: Cavalry
  Enlistment date: 02 Oct 1863 as 1st sergeant
  Enlistment age: 24 (Vet) Residence: Hopeville, Ohio
  Mustered out: 03 Feb 1866 at Little Rock, Arkansas
  Discharged: 
  Transfers: Promoted 1st Lieutenant 09 Mar 1865
GAR membership
  Post name: J. D. Craven Date joined: 08 Jun 1883
  Post No.: 198 (1) Age at joining: 
  Place: Macksburg Transfers: Disch. 03 Feb 1884
Sources: Roster Iowa Soldiers: (Benjamin S)
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Transcribed by Kent G. Transier 12 Sep 2005.