BENSON, Ben L.

MN 7th Inf Co G. Residence: Spenser, Goodhue County, Minnesota. From Sogn, Norway. Born in Norway; military records list Sweden. Civil War: Age 18. Enrolled 15 Aug 1862. Mustered 30 Oct 1862. Private. Discharged from the service with his regiment on 16 Aug 1865. Post war: He lived in Capron, Illinois. Sources: (MINN p348) (MCIW p380) (Ulvestad p270)

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