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Benjamin Franklin Davis, ca 1832- d.1863

Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 1832 ca
Place of Birth: Alabama
Date of Death: 1863.06.09
Place of Death: Beverly Ford, Brandy Station, VA

Identity:

Davis was a soldier.

Life:

One year senior to Whistler at West Point, he served on the frontier and with the New York volunteers in the Civil War, and was killed in 1863.

Bibliography:

Cullum Memorial Edition, Register of Graduates and former cadets, United States Militery Academy, West Point, 1980.