Exceptional full-plate tintype of James Moore, who enlisted as a private in the 9-month 24th New Jersey Infantry in September 1862. He was heavily engaged at Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville before being mustered out in June 1863. Moore is standing at attention with an 1816 musket and wearing a full G.A.R. uniform with G.A.R. membership medal and kepi insignia. To his side is a beautifully tinted 34- or 35-star Civil War vintage American Flag. The tintype measures 6 ½” by 4 ½”. A wonderful Civil War veteran’s image with excellent content and clarity. The finest example we’ve encountered.
James Moore - Enlisted on 8/30/1862 as a Private. On 9/16/1862 he mustered into "K" Co. NJ 24th Infantry. He was Mustered Out on 6/29/1863 at Beverly, NJ.
Comes housed in an 8 x 12 inch display case with red velvet backing and descriptive card.
Inventory Number: VET 275 / SOLD