February 13, 1842 (Wilton, CT) – April 2, 1865 (Ft. Gregg, VA); 23 years old
Resident of Wilton in the 1850 census
Enlisted on October 26, 1861
Mustered in October 30, 1861
Reenlisted January 1, 1864
Unit: 10th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company G

Born to Samuel Beers Jr. (1816-1874) and Susannah Platt (1821-1852). Siblings were George A. (1840-1841), Mary J. Beers Gregory (1844-1900), George A. (1840-1841), Susan A. (1850-1874) and half-sister Harriet E. Beers Sheldon (1856-1939).

Killed in Action on April 2, 1865 at Fort Gregg, Virginia.

Burial information not found.


Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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