1863 Camp Farr, Bayou Gentilly, "Sword Bayonets, Musket " Document
Category: Civil War
Item Number: 12756
Bayonets, Musket Civil War Document
Civil War document regarding arms and ammunition "Return of Ordnance and Ordnance Stores received, issued, and remaining on hand in Company E, 42nd Regiment Mass Vols Infantry, for First Quarter 1863" Great descriptions of ordnance. "Springfield rifled muskets, caliber .58, Springfield Smooth Bore Musket caliber 69/100, Bayonet scabbards for sword bayonets..." and more like this. Includes cartridges, numbers of each, etc., Signed by John W. Emerson, Capt. 42nd Mass. 31 March 1863. Some slight wear but overall in very good condition.