Alexander M. Beatty

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Alexander M. Beattie
Born (1828-07-29)July 29, 1828
Ryegate, Vermont
Died March 7, 1907(1907-03-07) (aged 78)
Allegiance United States United States of America
Service/branch  United States Army
Union Army
Years of service 1861 - 1864
Rank Union army cpt rank insignia.jpg Captain
Unit Vermont Company F, 3rd Vermont Infantry
Battles/wars American Civil War
Awards Medal of Honor

Alexander Mitchell Beattie (often misspelled Beatty) (July 29, 1828 - March 7, 1907) was an American soldier who received the Medal of Honor for valor during the American Civil War.

Biography[edit]

Beatty served in the American Civil War in the 3rd Vermont Infantry for the Union Army from June 1861 until July 1864.[1] He received the Medal of Honor on April 25, 1894 for his actions at the Battle of Cold Harbor.

Medal of Honor citation[edit]

Citation:

Removed, under a hot fire, a wounded member of his command to a place of safety.[2]

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