127th New York Infantry
"The Monitors"
Charles Alfred Benjamin
1839 - 1899
Company D
Born: November 4, 1839 in Athens, Greece
Died: December 25, 1899 in Salem, MA
Burial Location:

Enlistment Date: Enrolled, August 19, 1862, at New York City, to serve 3 years
Mustered In: September 8, 1862
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Muster Out Date: Discharged for disability, May 15, 1863

Subsequent Service: 1st Lieutenant, Company G, 21st NY Cavalry, mustered out June 29, 1866, at Boulder, CO.

Marriage Date and Place: November 15, 1870, Salem MA
Wife’s Name: Louisa F. Northend

Mother’s Maiden Name: Marry Gadding Wheeler

Children:
Charles Seymour born August 11, 1872
Ann Northend born October 6, 1874 died 1902

Occupation Post War: Partner in law firm of Northend + Benjamin, Salem, MA

Known Addresses: 1870/1899, Salem, MA.

Wife Pension Application Date: September 9, 1900

Sources:
Report of the Adjutant General New York
127th New York Volunteers By Franklin McGrath
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