North Castle War Veterans

Benony Platt

Born: January 28, 1722
Died: August 3, 1796
Sex: Male

Revolutionary War veteran - listed as a "sundry person" whose service was evidenced by manuscripts on file in the State Comptroller's Office, but whose name is not found in the papers of any regular organizations in the State.  Supposedly, he served in a Regiment (unit known) of the Westchester County Militia, New York.  

Birth date estimated.

No other information available.

Richard Lander's list.  New York in the Revolution as Colony and State, Volume 1, page #271 (first name spelled as "Benoni" "Benonn" and "Benony"), by the New York State Comptroller's Office.

Background photo provided by the United States Air Force Academy.