Civil War Eagle-Style ID Disk, Corporal Peter L. Miller, 49th Pennsylvania Infantry

ID disk, 1 in. diameter, with "WAR OF 1861" and "UNITED STATES" surrounding spread-winged eagle on obverse. Identification text presented on reverse: "CORP P MILLER / CO. C / 49. REGT / PA. VOL / LEWISTOWN."

Peter Miller enlisted on August 26, 1862 and joined Company A of the 49th Pennsylvania Infantry but transferred to Company C in January of 1863. He fought in the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House in Virginia, where he was killed on May 12, 1864.


Uncleaned patina.

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