Inscription
Shiloh
April 6, 1862
My life Preserver
     G.E.D.

coin_close.jpg (150241 bytes)                             coin_back.jpg (107334 bytes)The coin was minted in 1860 and one side has lady liberty, it was the side the bullet hit.

 

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Note: Pictures above are from various sites on the Internet including Civil War Clubs, Newspapers, and Hunley sites.


 

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