Cdv of 17th Maine Infantry officer who lost arm at Chancellorsville! Bust view of Edward I. Merrill, taken as an officer in the 3rd VRC.
Merrill was wounded in left arm on 5/3/1863 at Chancellorsville, resulting in amputation. Boldly signed on the front as shown.
New Haven, CT photographers backmark. Wear as shown.
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