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Beattie, Alexander M.

Age: 28, credited to Maidstone, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: comn 2LT, Co. I, 3rd VT INF, 6/11/61 (6/11/61), pr 1LT, Co. I, 11/7/61 (11/7/61), pr CPT, Co. F 10/13/62 (10/24/62), m/o 7/27/64 (Medal of Honor)

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Birth: 07/29/1828, Ryegate, VT
Death: 03/07/1907

Burial: Summer Street Cemetery, Lancaster, NH
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 22676
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, VHS off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

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Summer Street Cemetery, Lancaster, NH

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Medal of Honor
This soldier was awarded the Medal of Honor

Alexander Mitchell Beattie

Rank and Organization: Captain, Co. F, 3rd Vermont Infantry.
Place and date: Cold Harbor, VA, 5 Jul 164.
Entered service at: Maidstone.
Born: 29 Jul 1828, Ryegate.
Died: 7 Mar 1907.
Buried: Summer Street Cemetery, Lancaster, NH
Date of Issue: 25 Apr 1894.
Citation: Removed, under a hot fire, a wounded member of his command to a place of safety.

(Gibson Collection)


NARA File Number: w-2486-vs-1863.