Brady CDV of the "Secesh Horse" Captured outside of Cornwallis's Cave at Yorktown.  Officer standing there is Captain Samford H Perkins 14th Connecticut.  "Sanford H PerkinsHome State: ConnecticutCommand Billet: Commanding RegimentBranch of Service: InfantryUnit: 14th Connecticut Infantry see his Battle ReportBefore AntietamFrom Torrington, CT, where he had been married in 1851, he enlisted on 23 May 1861, and was promoted to Major from Captain, Co. I, 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery in June 1862. He did not muster at that rank, but was appointed Lieutenant Colonel of the 14th Infantry when it was organized at Hartford on August 23, 1862, less than one month before the battle of Antietam. On the CampaignHe was in command of the Regiment while Colonel Morris took command of the Brigade. The rest of the WarHe was honorably discharged on disability 20 April 1863 due to wounds received at Fredericksburg, 13 December 1862. More on the WebService information from the 14th Connecticut Regimental1, and the photograph from the Library of Congress.2

Brady CDV Capt Samford H Perkins & Secesh Horse Yorktown

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