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3-pounder Ketchum hand grenade

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Identifier: 1918-051-0024

Title: 3-pounder Ketchum hand grenade

Description: Named for its inventor, William F. Ketchum, the Ketchum grenade was used by the Federal army and navy during the Civil War. It came in 1-, 3-, and 5-pound sizes.

Rights: UND

Place: United States

Dates: 1861-1865

Type(s): Grenade, Antipersonnel


Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865


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