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Col. Elmer E. Ellsworth
11th Infantry Regiment
Civil War

 

Elmer E. Ellsworth Elmer E. Ellsworth-back view
Front view Back view
Ellworth's removal of the CSA flag atop the Marshall House in Alexandria, Virgina and his subsequent death from a shotgun blast to the chest. (May 24, 1861)

New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
Last modified: October 2, 2014
URL: http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/infantry/11thInf/11thInfEllsworth7.htm

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