CS Wade, Benjamin H.

Benjamin H. Wade

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Born: 1830

Birthplace: Franklin County, Virginia

Occupation before War:

Medical Doctor in Franklin County, Virginia​

Civil War Career:

1861: Lt. Company G, 57th Virginia Infantry Regiment​
1861 – 1862: Captain Company G, 57th Virginia Infantry Regiment​
1862 – 1863: Major of 57th Virginia Infantry Regiment​
1863: Lt. Colonel of 57th Virginia Infantry Regiment​
1863: Mortally Wounded during Pickett’s Charge at Gettysburg​
1863: Died in an unspecified Hospital on the Gettysburg Battlefield​

Died:
July 5, 1863

Place of Death: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Age at time of Death: 32 or 33 years old

Burial Place: Unmarked Grave on battlefield, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
(In 1870 he could have been moved to Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia)​
 
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