John Bender


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John F. Bender

John F. Bender was born in Germany September 28, 1830. He married Mary Elizabeth Herdagen on April 16, 1857. He served as a Major with the 167th Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. His political affiliation was Republician. After the War, he was member of the Wetzel Compton Grand Army of the Republic Post #96 in Hamilton, Ohio. Information and photograph provided by T. Fazzini, Camp #91, Ohio Department, SUVCW.


Major John F. Bender (1864)