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Ninth plate ambrotype of a sailor identified as Frederick Davis. Davis was killed while aboard the ironclad Baron Dekalb when she was struck by a Confederate shell on March 18th, 1863. He was only 21 years old.

Image is housed in a full thermoplastic case in good condition.
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Civil War Ambrotype of Sailor- Killed in Action

Estimate $300 - $500May 17, 2020
Starting Price $50
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