CDV – Brigadier General Godfrey Weitzel – SOLD

This image taken as a brigade commander in the 19th Corps in Louisiana.

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CDV – Brigadier General Godfrey Weitzel.

Bust image taken by E. Jacobs, New Orleans.  Weitzel commanded a brigade in the 19th Corps under Nathaniel Banks in Louisiana, later chief engineer of the Army of the James under General Benjamin Butler, seeing a good deal of action in Virginia. He was later promoted to brevet major general in the 25th Corps, leading Colored Infantry in North Carolina.

Very good condition.

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Weight .5 lbs