Civil War Bayonet

Title

Civil War Bayonet

Subject

Bayonets
American Civil War (1861-1865)

Description

This Civil War bayonet belonged to John Leister. Leister served under General George Cadwalader of Sunbury. Multiple markings can be found on the bayonet, including a factory inspector's mark.

Coverage

Sunbury, PA

Contributor

Inglis, Robert

Files

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Citation

“Civil War Bayonet,” Pennsylvania History Harvest, accessed September 21, 2017, http://pahistoryharvest.com/items/show/501.