b. 29/01/1839 Downer's Grove, Illinois. d. 08/05/1929 St Louis, Missouri.
DATE OF MOH ACTION; 30/09/1862 Newtonia, Missouri.
Blodgett was born in Downer's Grove, Illinois on January 29, 1839. He joined the Union army in Chicago, Illinois. He died on 8 May 1929.
With a single orderly, captured an armed picket of 8 men and marched them in prisoners.
BURIAL LOCATION; BELLEFONTAINE CEMETERY, ST LOUIS, MISSOURI.
Block 67, Lot 2947