Union Army Uniforms and Insignia of the Civil War
SWORDS AND SCABBARDS
- General Officer
The regulations mention no pattern for general's swords.
This particular design was worn by General John A. Dix.
Photographs show a wide variety of swords, many of them presentation.
- General Officer (Variation)
- Staff and Field Officer (Model of 1860)
This sword became the standard staff and foot officer's sword
replacing many of the other models during the post-war period.
- Foot Officer (Model of 1850)
MORE: Introduction to Swords
Other Sword Models
Cavalry and Light Artillery Sabers
Inspector's Marks on Swords
Soldier holding Foot Officer's Sword
Hilt Detail Foot Officer's Sword
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