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Unknown List of killed & wounded at the battle of Gettysburg Pa. July 2nd & 3rd 63

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01015 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document Date: 2 July 1863 - 3 July 1863 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Manuscript field report of killed, wounded, and missing from the 1st Massachusetts Infantry. Most likely written while at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Includes comments such as "coward" and "d-d good soldier" after a few names.


Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: Battle of Gettysburg, Military History, Civil War, Battle, Injury or Wound, Death, Muster Rolls and Returns, Bravery, Union Forces

Sub Era: The American Civil War