Colonel John E. Bendix

Colonel John E. Bendix, carte-de-visite made by A.A Turner, New York, c. 1860s
John E. Bendix served with the 10th New York Volunteers. At age forty-three, he was mustered in as a colonel on September 2, 1861, in New York City, for two years of service. During the December 13, 1862, Battle of Fredericksburg in Virginia, Bendix received a shell wound, and Capt. Salmon Winchester assumed command of the Tenth New York Volunteers. Bendix was later mustered out of service on May 7, 1863, in New York City.
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Object Name
Object Type
date made
depicted (sitter)
Bendix, John E.
graphic artist
Turner, A. A.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 4 in x 2 13/32 in; 10.16 cm x 6.096 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Seville Collection
Civil War
Battle of Antietam, 1862
Civil War
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of M.W Seville
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