Colonel John E. Bendix

Colonel John E. Bendix

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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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
carte-de-visite
photograph
Object Type
Carte-Visite
date made
1861-1865
depicted (sitter)
Bendix, John E.
graphic artist
Turner, A. A.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 2 13/32 in; 10.16 cm x 6.096 cm
ID Number
PG.003955S
catalog number
3955S
accession number
117896
Credit Line
Gift of M.W Seville
subject
Civil War
Battle of Antietam, 1862
Civil War
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