Benchley, Edmund Nathaniel, 2LT

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Last Rank
Second Lieutenant (Infantry)
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last MOS Group
Branch Immaterial (Officer)
Primary Unit
1898-1898, 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment
Service Years
1894 - 1898

Infantry

Second Lieutenant (Infantry)



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Home State
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Year of Birth
1876
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Worcester
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Jul 01, 1898
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Cuba
Conflict
Spanish-American War/Battle of San Juan Hill
Location of Interment
U.S. Military Academy West Point Post Cemetery - West Point, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
N, 16

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Spanish American War Fallen
  1898, Spanish American War Fallen

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 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment
  1898-1898, 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1898-1898 Spanish-American War/Battle of San Juan Hill
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1894-1898, United States Military Academy1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Lt. Edmund Benchley graduated from West Point in June 1898.  He was killed in action at the Battle of San Juan Hill, Santiago de Cuba on 1 July 1898.
   
Comments/Citation
Links:
http://www.robertbenchley.org/sob/edmund.htm
https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=58714346  (Graduation Photo West Point)
ancestry.com, etc.
   
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