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    Excavated ID Disc of Sixth Marylander Killed in Action. Brass 1.25" identification disc clearly stamped "JOHN LIEB/ CO. F/ 6TH MD./ VOLS./ BALTIMORE MD." with raised profile of McClellan on reverse surrounded by raised letters "Major General Geo. B. McClellan/ War of 1861." Very deep patina but sound condition. Lieb enlisted in August 1862 and saw action at Opequan Creek, Winchester, the pursuit of Lee after Gettysburg, Mine Run, and the Wilderness. He was shot in the head May 6, 1864, and died from his wounds the following month. Complete with short soldier history.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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