Carte-de-visite

ID'd Image of J. Smith Brown with signature in ink on back January 1862. Berdan's Sharpshooters Dedicated to Miss Hamilton. Brown entered service in the First Regiment, US Sharpshooters (Regular Army) as a Private and would eventually rise to the rank of Second Lieutenant. He served in both Company B and then in Company A while with this regiment.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0099
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier