GDG- Jim's Guns

Dennis Lawrence denlaw at gojade.org
Mon Jan 30 11:48:29 CST 2012


>CW muskets didn't have serial numbers.  About the only shoulder arms 
>that did were cavalry carbines, or rifles based on carbine actions, 
>such as the Spencer or the Sharps.  But even there, the surviving 
>records are extremely limited.  I only know who carried my 
>Gettysburg guns because the soldiers were kind enough to carve their 
>names into the stocks.
>
>Jim Cameron
>
>

Nominated for coolest posting of the day.

You can find a pix of  Jim's guns at


http://www.gdg.org/Research/Virtual/1853.htm

  http://www.gdg.org/Research/Virtual/lorenz.html
Dennis 





More information about the Gettysburg mailing list