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Object Name Epaulet
Catalog Number 0985.10.00029b
Description Epaulet: One of a pair of epaulets (.10.29a-b), made of plain yellow metal. Most of the fringe is missing from this one.
Dimensions W-4.5 L-8 inches
Owned E. Middleton Goodwyn
Owner Regiment 2nd South Carolina Infantry, Co. C
Event Battle of Antietam / Sharpsburg
Provenance 2nd Lt. E. Middleton Goodwyn, of Co. C, 2nd South Carolina Infantry, wore this pair of epaulettes. He died on October 5, 1862, of wounds received at the Battle of Antietam.
People Goodwyn, E. Middleton
Search Terms Battle of Antietam / Sharpsburg
Subjects uniforms
Wounded in war
Wounds & injuries
Dead persons
Casualties, War
War casualties