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William Plummer Benton


Died when: 38 years 79 days (458 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn


William Plummer Benton

William Plummer Benton (December 25, 1828 – March 14, 1867) was an American lawyer and soldier who served in both the Mexican–American War and the American Civil War, where he would rise to the rank of brigadier general and, in 1866, after his service had ended, would be awarded the brevet grade of major general.

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