site logo
[no picture yet]

[no picture yet]

Confederate (CSV)

Private

Levi Spinks Beard

(c. 1840 - 1862)

Home State: Alabama

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was an unmarried 21 year old student from Florence, AL when he enlisted as Private on 20 September 1861 in Company H, 4th Alabama Infantry at Camp Law, VA. He was present at most engagements from Eltham's Landing to Malvern Hill, VA.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Alabama1, which lists him as L. Spinks Beard, and his age as 21 at enlistment.

Birth

c. 1840; Lauderdale County, AL

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: various  [AotW citation 15694]