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b. 29/07/1828 Ryegate, Vermont. d. 07/03/1907 Lancaster, New Hampshire.

 

DATE OF MOH ACTION: 05/06/1864 Cold Harbor, Virginia.

 

Beattie served in the American Civil War in the 3rd Vermont Infantry for the Union Army from June 1861 until July 1864. He received the Medal of Honor on April 25, 1894 for his actions at the Battle of Cold Harbor.

 

MOH CITATION:

 

Removed, under a hot fire, a wounded member of his command to a place of safety.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: SUMMER STREET CEMETERY, LANCASTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE.

Alexander Mitchell Beattie

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