When the Civil War started Beatty volunteered as a. By 1863, he was commissioned as a brigadier general following his distinguished service in the. He took command of a. And led it through the rest of the war.
Beatty participated in the Tullahoma Campaign, the. And the successful Union attack on. He resigned his commission in January 1864 and re-entered the banking business.
Following the war, he represented Ohio in the. A 1909 biographer wrote that Beatty is the sole survivor of the electoral college of Ohio, which cast its vote for Abraham Lincoln in 1860, and as far as known, the only surviving elector who cast a vote for President Lincoln when he was chosen to his first term almost a half century ago.
Beatty was buried in Oakland Cemetery in Sandusky. The citizen-soldier, or, Memoirs of a volunteer , Cincinnati : Wilstach, Baldwin, 1879. The book has been reprinted more than once. Prior to the Civil War, John Beatty was a banker.Yet like many others, North & South. He swiftly demonstrated a capacity for war. List of American Civil War generals. Thank you for looking at our items!
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