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CDV of Corp d'Afriques Officer,

Capt. Edwin W. Gilbert, signed on back. Gilbert joined the 4th LA Native Guard (Inf.), which became the 4th Corps d'Afrique a few months later. The Corps d'Afrique was primarily involved in the assault and capture of Port Hudson, LA. The following spring the unit was redesignated as the 76th U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment.

Condition:Light soil and very minor foxing.

Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$431
11/20/2002

 

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