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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.13.00818a
Description Leather scabbard with brass mounts. For sword (.818).
Owned Thomas Smith Beverly Tucker
Owner Regiment VADC - Maj. Gen. Lafayette McLaws; Lt. & ADC - Maj. Gen. McLaws
Made Boyle and Gamble, Richmond, Virginia, CSA
Event Battle of Fredericksburg
Provenance Lt. Thomas Smith Beverly Tucker used this sword and scabbard during the war. He was wounded in the knee at Fredericksburg in December 1862. The wound left him permanently crippled.
People Tucker, Thomas Smith Beverly
Search Terms Battle of Fredericksburg
Subjects Wounded in war
Wounds & injuries