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Shelby From Other States

Personal Information

Last Name First Name Middle Name Suffix
Shelby Benjamin

Military Information

Company Regiment State Branch
Gunboat Chicora Confederate States Navy


Rank Date

Battle Information

Battle Name City or County State or Country Begin Date End Date
Morris IslandCharlestonSouth Carolina1863-07-181863-09-07
Capture Information at Morris Island
Details Disposition Capture Date
Held as POW. 1863-09-07

Prisoner of War Information

POW Camp Begin Date End Date Known Date Note
Fort Columbus, New York, NY 0000-00-00 1863-10-09 0000-00-00 Transferred to Johnson's Island, OH.


Reference Name Reference URL
Selected Records of the War Department Relating to Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861-1865. National Archives Microfilm, M598, Roll 1
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