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BEATY, POWHATAN

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Took command of his company, all the officers having been killed or wounded, and gallantly led it.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army First Sergeant Company G, 5th U.S. Colored Infantry

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Richmond, Richmond County, Virginia

Citation

Took command of his company, all the officers having been killed or wounded, and gallantly led it.