PRIVATE GEORGE BEERS

February 4, 1813 (Litchfield, CT) – August 9, 1863; 50 years old
Married to Joanna Slattery.
Children Georgiana and Harriet.
Company G, 28th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers.
Enlisted September 5, 1862.
Died August 9, 1863 on a steamship near Vicksburg, Mississippi.


The only burial information that could be found was a short statement in the Norwalk Gazette newspaper on August 25, 1863 – “George Beers, Co. G, Norwalk, buried on the bank of the river below Vicksburg.

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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