The 2nd Iowa Infantry was a notable Union Army Regiment, 1861-65 with a proud combat history incl the Battle of Fort Donelson, Tennessee where they led the assault on the Fort. An original Civil War CDV photo of Henry C McNeil who served 3 years with the 2nd Iowa; a resident of Davenport he was wounded in action at Fort Donelson, Tennessee & at Corinth, Mississippi in 1862.
The full standing view has a nice view of his 2nd Infantry insignia on his kepi and his cavalry sword, belt & sword knot. The front mat is ink inscribed "Henry C McNeil Lieut Co C 2nd Iowa Infty" The reverse is blank; the image was likely taken by a field photographer. Minor edge trimming and wear, Overall Exc. General Orders and other imprints.
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