Confederate Prayer Book - Private George W. Thompson
22nd Virginia Company “E”
Fought at Gettysburg
Inscribed by him three times
Enlisted 1/21/1862, Captured at Burksville 4/6/1865, Prisoner at City Point and Point Lookout. Fought at Gettysburg and other battles fought by the 22nd Va. Battalion.
Soldier’s Prayer Book printed in Charleston, SC (1863). A rare example of a personal item carried by a Gettysburg soldier with rare Charleston imprint.
Inventory Number: CON 033