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Object Name Plate, Belt
Catalog Number 0985.09.00103a
Description U.S. 1851 pattern officer's eagle plate. The belt plate is very distorted from the impact of a bullet.
Owned Bryan Grimes
Owner Regiment II Corps, Army of Northern Virginia
Event Battle of Chancellorsville
Provenance Belt buckle of Bryan Grimes. At the battle of Chancellorsville, Grimes received a wound to the foot. In addition, the belt and belt plate were damaged when struck by a bullet, bending the plate considerably.
People Grimes, Bryan
Search Terms items struck by bullets
items that stopped bullets