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Object Name Scabbard, Sword
Catalog Number 0985.09.00081a
Description Scabbard: for Confederate Cavalry Saber (81b). Metal scabbard. "Squiggins - NC" painted in red on reverse side.
Owned William J. Squiggins
Owner Regiment 24th North Carolina State Troops, Co. E
Made Boyle and Gamble, Richmond, Virginia, CSA
Provenance Capt. William J. Squiggins wore this sword and scabbard during the war. He was wounded in the face at Fort Stedman.
People Squiggins, William J.
Search Terms Battle of Fort Stedman
Petersburg Campaign / Siege of Petersburg