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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.07.00194a
Description Leather scabbard with brass mounts; throat and drag missing. For sword (.194).
Dimensions L-35 inches
Owned Martin W. Hazelwood
Made Unknown
Event Battle of Savage's Station
Provenance Capt. Martin W. Hazelwood retrieved this sword and scabbard from the battlefield at Savage's Station, June 29, 1862. He carried them for the duration of the war until Lee's surrender at Appomattox Courthouse.
People Hazelwood, Martin W.
Search Terms Peninsula Campaign
Seven Days Battles
found on battlefield
Battle of Savage's Station
Surrender at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865
Subjects surrenders