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Civil War104 of 368Veteran's Items once belonging to Pvt. LaPoint of 81st NYV regiment.Battle of Gettysburg Prisoner of War CDV
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    Posted 4 years ago

    scottvez
    (891 items)

    I got this cdv in a large grouping of Wisconsin images-- most dating from the Civil War.

    This particular image turned out to be a real prize.

    The young man is wearing the early war Wisconsin State Blouse. The jacket was cut like the Federal issue frock coat, but only has a 5 button front and doesn't extend down as far.

    Additionally, the soldier has pinned his regiment numeral "11" on his coat collar.

    The period ink on the back identifies the soldier as William Richardson, Company B, 11th Wisconsin Infantry.

    Richardson enlisted in September of 1861 and served almost 2 years with the Regiment.

    He met his fate on 11 JUL 1863, during a small engagement at Jackson, Mississippi.

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    1. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks much peggy and dappa.

      scott
    2. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks much fort and trunkman!

      scott
    3. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks much frank!

      scott
    4. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks much kiva.

      scott
    5. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks for looking tom.

      scott
    6. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks for looking tintyper.

      scott
    7. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks again mountaingirl and farmlady!

      scott
    8. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks much chevelle!

      scott
    9. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks for looking roy and brunswick!

      scott
    10. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks film and dash!

      scott
    11. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
      Thanks jlmam.

      scott

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