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Object Name Revolver
Catalog Number 0985.13.00482
Description Colt Model 1861 Navy revolver; .36 caliber, 6-shot, creeping style loading lever, walnut grip, inspector's marks. Serial # 4860
Dimensions L-13.5 inches
Owned unidentified Union soldier; Charles Catlett
Owner Regiment 24th Virginia Cavalry, Co. D
Made Colt's Patent Firearms Mfg. Co.
Event Dahlgren's Raid / Kilpatrick-Dahlgren Raid
Provenance This Colt revolver was captured (with holster and belt) at the surrender of Dahlgren Raiders, March 3, 1864, at Mantapike Swamps, King and Queen County, Va. and used after the capture by Pvt. Charles Catlett, Co. D, 24th Virginia Cavalry.
People unidentified Union soldier
Catlett, Charles
Dahlgren, Ulric
Search Terms items captured by Confederate soldiers
items captured from Union soldiers
items taken by Confederate soldiers
items taken from Union soldiers
United States Army
Dahlgren's Raid / Kilpatrick-Dahlgren Raid
Subjects Firearms