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First Richmond Howitzers
Photographer: Craig Swain
Taken: August 17, 2008
Caption: First Richmond Howitzers
Additional Description: Next to the tablet is a 12-pounder Confederate Napoleon. This example bears the registry number 47 and was cast at the Columbus Arsenal, Georgia in 1864. The piece weighed 1,225 pounds when delivered.
Submitted: October 11, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p38899
File Size: 1.185 Megabytes


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