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US Army officer's hat insignia

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Description United States Army General and Staff officers hat insignia worn during the Civil War by General John B. Sanborn of the 4th Minnesota Regiment. The velvet patch is embroidered in bullion with a wreath and the letters "MVM" (Minnesota Volunteer Militia).
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 centimeters length
9 centimeters width
Nomenclature Insignia
Military uniform
Creation Issued by: United States. Army., Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 4th (1861-1865)
Subjects Owned/used by: Sanborn, John Benjamin Sr.
Used in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Used in Civil War
Military. Insignia, Medals, & Buttons
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Clothing. Accessories
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9123.2.A
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