Historical Rosters Database

Search | Browse by Name | Browse by Class

Details for Roster ID 2855

This is a summary. Contact the Archives for additional biographical information.

Name:Benjamin Dabney
Affiliation:Class of 1867
Biography & Genealogy:Benjamin Dabney, Class of 1867. Born- Nov. 4, 1846 in Burleigh, MS. Matriculated from Raymond, MS. At VMI 11 months over 2 years (December 1862-January 64). Military Record: Enlisted Aug. 25, 1861 in Bolton, Mississippi as a Private with Company C, 3d Mississippi Cavalry; Discharged in October of 1862 and entered VMI; Enlisted again as a Private with Company H in Col. T.N. Waul's Texas Legion (Lt Col L.M. Willis's Battalion); Paroled May 13, 1865 at Jackson, Mississippi. Died- July 21, 1910 in Dallas, Texas.
Photograph:No digital image available