Oak Hill Cemetery
Cherokee County, Iowa
Uploaded 5/2/2010 by
linrd [Email]

Sgt. Major Benton P. Wood
2nd IA Inf. Co. C

Civil War Veteran--Military Stone

"American Civil War Soldiers
about Benton Wood
Name: Benton Wood
Residence: Moline, Illinois
Enlistment Date: 24 Apr 1861
Side Served: Union
State Served: Iowa
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 24 April 1861 at the age of 18.
Enlisted in Company C, 2nd Infantry Regiment Iowa on 28 May 1861.
Promoted to Full Corporal on 31 Mar 1862.
Promoted to Full 1st Sergeant on 18 Jan 1865.
Promoted to Full Sergeant Major on 26 May 1865.
Mustered Out Company C, 2nd Infantry Regiment Iowa on 12 Jul 1865 at Louisville, KY.

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