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.