RARE ID'ED BADGE ~ 44TH MASS VOLUNTEERS ~ 18TH CORPS
Item #: CWB6805
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RARE ID'ED CIVIL WAR 18TH CORPS BADGE ID'ED TO EDWIN M. PETTENGILL, CO.E, 44TH MASSACHUSETTS VOL. INFANTRY WITH "N.E.G. 44" BUTTON AND STATE SEAL ATTACHED AT CENTER OF RIBBON ~
MEASURES 3 3/4" IN LENGTH
RIBBON FRAGILE ~ HAS ARCHIVAL TAPE AT TOP, UNDER BUTTON
The regiment was attached to the 18th Corps, Department of North Carolina, and engaged in a handful of skirmishes and expeditions from Newberne during the spring of 1863. The 44th mustered out in June 1863 having suffered 11 battle casualties.
Shipping Weight: 1 lb