|Object Name||Scabbard, Sword|
|Description||Metal scabbard with two suspension rings and large drag, spring swivel hook attached to upper ring. For sword (.79).|
|Owned||Edward M. Scott|
22nd North Carolina State Troops, Co. G, "Caswell Rifles"
1st North Carolina State Troops, Co. D
|Made||Ames Manufacturing Company|
|Event||Battle of Seven Pines / Fair Oaks|
|Provenance||Capt. Edward M. Scott carried this sword and scabbard during the war. It was presented to him for gallant conduct during the Battle at Seven Pines, where he was mortally wounded. Scott was discharged on June 11, 1863 due to disability from wounds received at Seven Pines. He died later in 1863 at Hillsboro, North Carolina.|
Scott, Edward M.
Battle of Seven Pines / Fair Oaks
Wounded in war
Wounds & injuries