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Federal (USV)

Private

Bela Winchell Beebe, Jr.

(1843 - 1906)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Union, He was working as a grocer in Janesville before he enlisted in Company D, 2nd Wisconsin Infantry on 18 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded on South Mountain in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Discharged 4 March 1863 for disability.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1. Further details from his obituary in the 3 August 1906 edition of The (Evansville) Enterprise, transcribed on ancestry.com by Ruth Ann Montgomery.

Birth

05/25/1843; Racine County, WI

Death

07/26/1906 Washington, DC; burial in Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, DC

Notes

1   State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pp. 357 - 358  [AotW citation 10161]