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    Remnants From the Flag of the 140th Pennsylvania Infantry. Seven small painted silk fragments ranging in size from .5" x 2.5" to 3" x 3.5". Includes light blue and red remnants, with a couple of fragments with gold accents. Accompanied by 2.5" x 1.5" paper note, written in a contemporary hand: "Piece of Flag / 140th Reg. / Passed Through War / 1863". The 140th Pennsylvania suffered among the highest losses of any regiment in the Civil War. The regiment was especially mauled Gettysburg, losing 37 officers and men.

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    December, 2014
    13th Saturday
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