MEDIA
Trial of John Yates Beall
Original Author: Court stenographer
Created: February 1865
Medium: Court records

Confederate Spy John Yates Beall

Records from the February 1865 court proceedings against Confederate navy officer John Yates Beall list the charges he faced: violating the laws of war and spying. The Union military commission trying Beall found him guilty and he was hanged later that month. 

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