1st Sgt Levi Lee Beer
Levi Lee Beer name: Beer, Levi Lee
aka:  Beers, Levi Lee 
Rank: 1st Sgt 
Branch: Union 
Regiment: Co. A, 40th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry (100 Days, 1864)
Cemetery: Oakhill Cemetery, Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin 
Sec-plot: 67-13-3 
Service: 5/4/1864 - 9/17/1864
Birth: 1841 Dewitt, Onondaga, New York
Death: 1925 Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin
Notes: term expired. Parents were Abraham and Mary (Marshall) Beer. His wife was Mary Laurentine Martin. 
 
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  40th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry (100 Days, 1864)1

Organized at Madison, Wis., and mustered in June 14, 1864. Moved to Memphis, Tenn., June 14-19. Attached to Post and Defenses of Memphis, District of West Tennessee. Garrison, railroad guard and picket duty at and about Memphis, Tenn., till September. Repulse of Forest's attack on Memphis August 21. Mustered out September 16, 1864.

Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 18 Enlisted men by disease. Total 19.

1 Source: National Park Service, Soldiers and Sailors System; "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer,Cosmas; An Army for Empire : The United States Army in the Spanish American War by A. Graham, (Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing Co., 1993).

 
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