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    Emory Upton: War-date Autograph Letter Signed. 8" x 10" ALS, docketed on verso, n.p., Headquarters 2nd Brigade, December 19, 1863, written to Brigadier General Sprague, recommending a promotion to 2nd Lieutenant for Sergeant William H. Tucker. Signed "E. Upton Col 121 N.Y.V." Emory Upton (1839-1881) served in all three branches of the Army, was wounded multiple times and fought in many of the major battles of the war. He invented a new tactic of assault which was successfully implemented at Spotsylvania Court House.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    7th Saturday
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