Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born 21 November 1838
Died 30 April 1918
Buried IOOF Cemetery, Jay Co. Indiana
Private Beetley was promoted to Corporal during his time with the 19th Indiana and had that rank when he left the service in 1864. He again joined the Army in February of 1865 serving in Company I of the 147th Indiana Infantry as a Sergeant. He mustered out of service on August 4th, 1865.
The Richmond Evening Item
May 12th 1897