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Two CDVs, Ohio BBGs: James McCleery, Stephen McGroarty
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of 2: Bvt. Brig. Gen. Stephen J. McGroarty, Col. 61st & 82nd OVI, earlier Capt. 10th OVI, reputedly wounded more than 20 times, the most serious resulting in the loss of his left arm (as seen in this view), unmounted albumen print with penciled note on verso indicating the image was removed from Brady Order Book. Bvt. Brig. Gen. James McCleery, Capt. 41st OVI & Asst. Insp. Gen. on the staff of Gen. Hazen, WIA twice, April 7, 1862 at Shiloh, resulting in the loss of his right arm, and Dec. 31, 1862 at Stone's River, received two brevets, elected to US Congress as a carpetbagging Republican from Louisiana but died during his first term, carte ink identified on verso.

Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
McGroarty's missing a small section at upper left.
Sold: $763.75
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