Rank: 2nd Lt.

Company: H

Unit Served: 16th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Cemetery and Address: Evergreen Cemetery, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

2nd Lt. Benjamin Hudson Russell was born in 1827 in Russellville, Alabama to George Daniel Russell and Leah Jackson Hudson Russell. He enlisted on 16 August 1861 in Tuscumbia, Alabama. He was killed at the Battle of Murfreesboro, Tennessee on 31 December 1862.