CDV 1st Lieutenant Lewis E. Munroe – 59th Massachusetts Infantry. SOLD

Capt. Lewis was wounded at North Anna, Va in May of 1864, and killed before Petersburg on July 30, 1864. He had prior service with the 47th Mass. Infanrtry.

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CDV 1st Lieutenant Lewis E. Munroe – 59th Massachusetts Infantry.

Lieutenant Munroe from Roxbury, Ma, was a law student when enlisting into Co. K, 47th Mass Infantry on October 30, 1862, and mustered out on September 1, 1863.

On January 4, 1864, he was again commissioned, this time into Co. F, 59th Mass. Infantry; promoted to captain in mid February of 1864, he was wounded at  North Anna, Va., on May 24th, and was killed on July 30, 1864 before Petersburg, Va.

Photographed by J.W. Black, Boston.

Very good, trimmed as most of images from a large Lowell Mass album.

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Weight .5 lbs