This tintype measures 2 3/4 by nearly 3 1/4 inches. Be sure to see the'paperwork' that identifies the soldier as Ira Beddo from the 11th Illinois Infantry. Some information on Ira Beddo.
Enlisted on August 10th, 1861, for three years service; mustered into service as a Private in Company D on August 12th, 1861; promoted to Sergeant on May 1st, 1862; promoted to First Sergeant on May 1st, 1863; mustered into service as Second Lieutenant on July 15th, 1863, at Vicksburg, Mississippi, with rank from July 10th, 1863; mustered into service as First Lieutenant on November 10th, 1864, at Vicksburg, Mississippi, with rank from November 1st, 1864; mustered into service as Captain on December 22nd, 1864, at Memphis, Tennessee, with rank from November 18th, 1864; mustered out of service with the company on July 14th, 1865, at Baton Rouge, Louisiana. At the time of his enlistment he was described as being 22 years of age, 5 ft.
Tall, with black hair, black eyes, of a dark complexion, and was employed as a farmer. The item "Civil War Tintype Photograph Captain Ira Beddo 11th Illinois Infantry In Uniform" is in sale since Wednesday, November 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs".
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