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US Army socket bayonet
Socket bayonet for the United States Army Model 1855-1870 Springfield Rifle-Musket. The bayonet was made by the Springfield Armory in Springfield, Massachusetts, and carried during the Civil War by George W. Buswell of the 7th Minnesota Regiment, Company B.
Content Category: artifacts
21 1/8 inches length (overall)
7/8 inch width (blade)
1 inch width (socket)
socket bayonet (weapon)
Made by: Springfield Armory (U.S.)
Made in: Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
Used by: Buswell, George W.
United States, Army, Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 7th (1862-1865), Company B
Used in: Blue Earth, Faribault County, Minnesota, United States
Used during: Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies.
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Body Armor
Armament. Tools & Equipment. Edged
Military. 1861-1865 (Civil & Indian Wars). Equipment & Supplies
Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865 (Civil War)
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60.H37 (Accession Number)