John Sedgwick (1813 - 1864)


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Personal details

Date of birth

13 September, 1813

Place of birth

Cornwall, Connecticut, United States of America

Date of death

9 May, 1864

Place of death

Spotsylvania County, Virginia, United States of America

Product description

Dimensions 105 × 108 mm




c. 1880


Condition report

Good condition. Short margins. Verso: English text.

Note: portrayed when suffering a hit from Confederate sharpshooters during the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House (1864). Allegedly his last words were “They couldn’t hit an elephant at this distance!”

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