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BIRKETT D. FRY(1822 - 1891) Confederate brigadier general who, while a colonel, was wounded at Seven Pines, Antietam, Chancellorsville, and finally Pickett Charge at Gettysburg here he was also captured. After his exchange he was promoted general in May 1864. Rare partly-printed war-date D.S. "B. D. Fry Brig. Genl.", 1p. sm. folio, Augusta, Ga., Nov. 11, 1864, a Requisition for Clothing issued to Confederate patients at Blackie Hospital, signed by eight of the patients at bottom. Light toning and offsetting else very good.
Estimate $ 800-1,200

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