Member Spotlight Found in Brady Civil War Photos The National Archives Brady Civil War Photos Location: Brady Civil War PhotosB-215 Infantry Company on Parade
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Artillery (crossed cannon) insignia on forage caps.

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  1. Robert_Gray

    Robert_Gray (30 Jun 2011)

    This would indicate that, rather than Infantry, this is a company of Artillery drilling with Infantry accouterments. This was not uncommon, especially among Heavy Artillery units that were sometimes called upon to serve as Infantry.

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