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Object Name BELT
Catalog Number 0985.12.00045
Description Belt of light red-brown leather with a white metal horseshoe buckle and holster (45a).
Dimensions L-34 inches
Owned Stephen Madison Riggs
Owner Regiment 4th Texas Infantry, Co. I
Event Battle of Chickamauga
Provenance Stephen Madison Riggs wore this belt and holster into battle at Chickamauga. He died from wounds received during this battle.
People Riggs, Stephen Madison
Search Terms Battle of Chickamauga
Subjects Wounded in war
Wounds & injuries
Dead persons
Casualties, War
War casualties