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Silver 2nd Corps "Cloverleaf" ID Pin, W.D. Lytle, 105th Pennsylvania Infantry

Silver ID pin, cloverleaf form, approx. 1.25 x 1.25 in., with original T-bar on reverse. Script engraving reads, "Co. C / 105th / P.V. / W.D. Lytle." 

William D. Lytle, of Jefferson County, PA, enlisted in October 1861 and was mustered into the 2nd US Berdan Sharpshooters. He fought with them through Antietam, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg before transferring to Company C of the 105th Pennsylvania Infantry in December of 1863. In the 105th, Lytle was promoted to sergeant and fought in the devastating Wilderness Campaign, Spotsylvania Court House, Petersburg, Deep Bottom Run, Boydton Plank Road, Sailor's Creek, and Appomattox Court House.

Condition:

Some tarnishing.

Estimate: $3,200 - $3,600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$4,080
10/31/2018

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