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Crocker's Iowa Brigade Army of the Tennessee certificate for Balthaser Knoepfel.

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Identifier: P0084-1198

Title: Crocker's Iowa Brigade Army of the Tennessee certificate for Balthaser Knoepfel.

Description: Certificate with an image of a farmer on the left next to a flag with the names of battles on it and an image of a soldier next to a cannon and a flag with the names of battles on it. Certificate reads: "CROCKERS IOWA BRIGADE 3D BRIGADE 4TH DIVISION 17TH CORPS. ARMY OF THE TENNESSEE ORGANIZED APRIL 27, 1862 This is to Certify that Balthaser Knoepfel 1st Sergt. Of Co. F 16th Regt. Iowa Infantry is a member of Crockers Iowa Brigade Army of the Tennessee instituted for the purpose of perpetuating its history and preserving the cordial and social feeling which was ever one of its chief characteristics. In Witness whereof the President and Secretary of the Society have hereunto set their hands and affixed the Seal of the Society this 4 day of June A. D. 1884 H. H. Rood Wm. W. Bellnap (?)" Post-Civil War certificate issued to veterans of the war. This is a membership certificate to the veterans group Army of the Tennessee.

Rights:

Place: United States
Iowa
Illinois
Chicago

Dates: 1884

Type(s): Lithograph
Image

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: Crocker
brigade
Army
Tennessee
certificate
lithograph
Civil War, 1861-1865
cannon
flag
Balthaser Knoepfel
veteran
stamp
farmer
Armed Forces
Iowa Brigade of the Tennessee
Shober and Carqueville

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