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Four CDVs, New York BBGs: Edward Serrell, John Spofford, POW Gettysburg, James Strong, Nelson Sweitzer
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of 4: CDV of Bvt. Brig. Gen. Edward W. Serrell, Col., 50th NY Engineers, received single brevet. G.J. Wood CDV of Bvt. Brig. Gen. John P. Spofford, Col., 97th NY Inf.; POW Gettysburg, PA 7/63 (confined at Macon, GA and Columbia, SC); escaped Libby Prison 2/64, but recaptured, paroled 8/64, Charleston, SC; received single brevet. D.F. Brandon CDV of Bvt. Brig. Gen. James C. Strong, Lt. Col., 38th New York Inf.; 15th VRC; Commandant of Camp Douglas, Chicago; received single brevet. R.W. Addis CDV of Nelson Bowman Sweitzer, Col., 16th New York Cav., received two brevets.

Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
Strong severely trimmed (mount only, not albumen). Serrell with some toning. The others with a bit more than average foxing.
Sold: $528.75
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