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18732 WIA in Florida 2nd US CT Infantry and 39th Mass
Major Benjamin C. Lincoln CDV, bust view, of a young
major. He was wounded 3/6/65 in Natural Bridge, Florida.
No backmark. $250
Benjamin Curtis Lincoln
Residence Boston MA; a 22 year-old Bookkeeper.
Enlisted on 8/7/1862 at Boston, MA as a Private.
On 9/2/1862 he mustered into "G" Co. MA 39th Infantry
He was discharged for promotion on 7/21/1863
On 7/26/1863 he was commissioned into "B" Co. US CT
He died of wounds on 3/9/1865 at Key West, FL
He was listed as:
* Wounded 3/6/1865 Natural Bridge, FL
* Corpl 1/15/1863
* Capt 7/21/1863 (As of Co. B 2nd UC Inf)
* Major 7/30/1864
Intra Regimental Company Transfers:
* 7/30/1864 from company B to Field & Staff (As of 2nd UC
born in 1840 in Hingham, MA
(Son of Alfred & Mary Lee (Curtis) Lincoln)