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    23rd Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry: John C. Foss Dog Tag.
    30 mm brass or copper. The obverse shows a displayed eagle beneath some stars and reads: "The War of Union 1861, 2 & 3." The reverse is stamped: "John C. Foss Co. I 23rd Mass. Vol. In Battles Of Roanoke New Bern Kingston Whitehall Sth Wst [Southwest] Goldsboro Creek". Moderately dark patina with light porosity. A seldom-seen "type".


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    8th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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