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BEDDOWS, RICHARD

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Brought his guidon off in safety under a heavy fire of musketry after he had lost it by his horse becoming furious from the bursting of a shell.

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Service

Rank

Division

U.S. Army Private 34th New York Battery

Conflict

Year of honor

born

Civil War 1864 Liverpool, Merseyside County, England

Citation

Brought his guidon off in safety under a heavy fire of musketry after he had lost it by his horse becoming furious from the bursting of a shell.