ID Disk of Levi Shawl, 139th Pennsylvania Infantry, WIA Gettysburg

Excavated shield-style ID disk, 1 in. diameter. Obverse adorned with Union stars and stripes shield and border reading, "AGAINST REBELLIONS 1861." Text on reverse identifies Levi Shawl as a member of "Co. B. / 139th / Regt / P.V."

A resident of Armstrong County, PA, Shawl enlisted on September 1, 1862. He served with the 139th Pennsylvania Infantry the full three years and was wounded at Gettysburg in July of 1863, before mustering out on June 21, 1865.

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