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Headdresses, American Civil War. Village Hat Shop Gallery, Chapter 15 - Victorian and Second Empire 1840-1870.

Officers of Combined Batteries B & L, 2nd U.S. Artillery. L-R: Wilson, Vincent, Robertson, Woodruff. The Horse Artillery Brigade of the Army of the Potomac was a brigade of various batteries of horse artillery during the American Civil War.

2nd North Carolina Infantry Battalion. 2nd Infantry Battalion was formed at Garysburg, North Carolina, during the fall of 1861. Five companies were from Madison, Stokes, Randolph, Surry, and Forsyth Counties, one from Mecklenburg County, Virginia, and two from Pike and Meriwether counties, Georgia. The Virginia Company was transferred in September 1862 and the Georgia commands in mid-1863. The battalion relocated to the coast and was captured in the Battle of Roanoke Island.

Civil War Life - Washington, District of Columbia. Tent life of the 31st Penn. Infantry (later, 82d Penn. Inf.) at Queen's farm, vicinity of Fort Slocum

Robert Gould Shaw commanded the 54th Massachusetts Infantry, an African American regiment. Shaw had already fought in the battles of Cedar Mountain and Antietam with the 2nd MA Inf. when he took command of the 54th at the age of 25. Shaw was hesitant to leave his comrades for service in a regiment that he doubted would ever see action. Never the less, he would die leading them during their assault on Battery Wagner outside of Chalreston, SC.

Military & Patriotic:Civil War, Untouched Confederate Cedar Wood Canteen Identified to John J. Cathey, 20th Tennessee Inf., Killed at the Battle of Fishing Creek

A private of Fremont's Body Guard , The Zagonyi Battalion 1861 . General Fremont's Body Guard consisted of several troops , each apparently in different uniforms . The most famous the Zagonyi Battalion, were clothed in plain black tight fitting uniforms . All the companies participated in their famous charge at the battle of Springfield Missouri . The Zagonyis were armed with Colt Dragoon revolvers with shoulder stocks and Remington Beals revolvers.

THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR, 1936-1939The Abraham Lincoln Battalion, the first American unit to fight with the International Brigade, marching through Barcelona, 1937. Winifred Bates is in the centre of this photograph.

CDV of William Harvey Crago [1843-1919] in his Civil War uniform. Private and bugler in the Ringgold Battalion and 22nd Pennsylvania Cavalry. Not sure why he has infantry hat brass.